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Moll Flanders - Full Version (Annotated) (Literary Classics Collection) - Community Reviews back

by Daniel Defoe
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Bookstooge's Reviews On the Road
Bookstooge's Reviews On the Road rated it 4 years ago
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Austen to Zafón
Austen to Zafón rated it 6 years ago
I wanted to like Moll, but found her tiresome. Wish it was different.
dust.gathering rated it 6 years ago
Da se Moll nije pokajala, čovjek bi pomislio da je Defoe žena.
caseyreads rated it 7 years ago
I don't think I liked it, but I didn't dislike it. The writing style left more to be desired. Moll just skipped from event to event, a little dialogue here and there. It just seemed really long-winded and there was no foreshadowing or plot. More along the lines of what Moll can do in the present mom...
Beth's List Love on Booklikes
Beth's List Love on Booklikes rated it 7 years ago
I did not expect Moll Flanders, written in the 1720s, to be such an easy read. Moll Flanders, which she tells us is not her real name, started life in the early 17th century with no advantages. The child of a woman arrested while pregnant, she was given into the care of strangers from the start. As ...
Bookake rated it 7 years ago
Moll Flanders was originally written as though it were a memoir, although it is actually fiction. I think this was a habit of Defoe's, and a trend at the time. Moll is born into poverty, being the child of a convicted criminal, she was born in Newgate Prison and raised in a sort of poorhouse. But...
pixiemeg rated it 7 years ago
This was such a tedious, daunting read. Thought it would never end.
moonic rated it 7 years ago
A bit too long, told quite slow, but very entertaining still.
UNICORN PORN FOR ALL rated it 8 years ago
I was certainly not happy to hear Defoe insist at length, in the preface, that he'd taken all the dirty parts out. Defoe was many things as a writer, but "fun" isn't high up the list.Also, check out this sentence: "She asked him if he thought she was so at her last shift that she could or ought to ...
Books by the Lake
Books by the Lake rated it 9 years ago
In full, the title page of this novel reads 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 ...
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