The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders ("Moll Flanders") (Modern Library #122.1)

By: DEFOE, Daniel

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Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


A complete and unabridged Modern Library reprint edition of Daniel Defoe's classic, written in 1683 and first published about 1721. With preface by the author and Paul Galdone illustration of the title character on dust jacket. --- Full title: "The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders, &c. Who was Born in Newgate, and during a Life of continu'd Variety for Threescore Years, besides her Childhood, was Twelve Year a Whore, five times a Wife (whereof once to her own Brother), Twelve Year a Thief, Eight Year a Transported Felon in Virginia, at last grew Rich, liv'd Honest, and died a Penitent. Written from her own Memorandums...". --- In Toledano spine 8 / green cloth / gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks / black topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h, verso advertises 334 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1948 (no date appears in book). ML #122.1. --- A very nice copy: clean, tightly-bound and unmarked. Price-clipped dust jacket with chipping and rubbing to extremities (especially to spine ends) but otherwise intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); ix, 328 pages

Title: The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders ("Moll Flanders") (Modern Library #122.1)

Author Name: DEFOE, Daniel

Categories: >>Modern Library Editions, >>Classic Fiction, Literature,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [c.1948]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 83570