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Defoe and 'Sir Andrew Politick'

Furbank, P. N. and Owens, W. R. (1994). Defoe and 'Sir Andrew Politick'. British Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies, 17(1) pp. 27–39.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1754-0208.1994.tb00166.x
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Abstract

A study of an inflammatory article, supposedly a 'letter' by 'Sir Andrew Politick' but actually by Daniel Defoe, printed in Mist's Journal for 25 October 1718, for which Mist and various of his associates were arrested. Argues that Mist and Defoe were in collusion against the Government. The text of the letter is included as an appendix.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 1994 British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
ISSN: 0141-867X
Keywords: English literature
Academic Unit/Department: Arts > English
Item ID: 21577
Depositing User: Jean Fone
Date Deposited: 22 Jul 2010 09:56
Last Modified: 05 May 2011 14:51
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/21577
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