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On the attribution of periodicals and newspapers to Daniel Defoe

Furbank, P. N. and Owens, W. R. (1996). On the attribution of periodicals and newspapers to Daniel Defoe. Publishing History, 40 pp. 83–98.

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Abstract

A study of some twenty-seven periodicals and newspapers listed by J.R. Moore in his Checklist of Defoe's Writings as ones to which Defoe contributed. Argues that in the case of seventeen of these periodicals there is no solid evidence that Defoe ever wrote for them, and that they should therefore not be included in the canon of his writings.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 1996 Chadwyck-Healey Ltd
ISSN: 0309-2445
Keywords: English literature; publications
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Art History, Classical Studies, English and Creative Writing, Music
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 21580
Depositing User: Jean Fone
Date Deposited: 19 Jul 2010 09:58
Last Modified: 02 Aug 2016 13:41
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/21580
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