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A Journal of the Plague Year (Large Print Edition) written by a citizen who continued all the while in London by Daniel Defoe

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Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • History / General,
  • Fiction - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11880548M
ISBN 101426481012
ISBN 109781426481017

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  A Journal of the Plague Year is a novel by Daniel Defoe, first published in March The novel is a fictionalised account of one man's experiences of the year , in which the Great Plague struck the city of London. The book is told roughly chronologically, though without sections or chapter headings.4/5(78). A Journal of the Plague Year and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(10). Fiction it might be, though apparently based on the diaries of his uncle Henry Foe (the H.F. who purportedly authors the account) Daniel Defoes "Journal of the Plague Year" is a fascinating account of the Bubonic plague that struck London in the year /5(28).   A Journal of the Plague Year Written by a Citizen Who Continued All the While in London Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Historical fiction Subject: Great Fire, London, England, -- Fiction Subject: Plague -- Fiction Subject: London (England) -- History -- 17th century -- Fiction Category: Text: EBook-No.

26 rows  A Journal of the Plague Year. Daniel DEFOE (c - ) The novel is a fictionalised . A Journal of the Plague Year by Daniel Defoe being Observations or Memorials of the most remarkable occurrences, as well public as private, which happened in London during the last great visitation in   Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague and millions of other books are available for instant access. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device by: 5. A Journal of the Plague Year By Daniel Defoe Introduction by Cynthia Wall Notes by Cynthia Wall By Daniel Defoe Introduction by Cynthia Wall Notes by Cynthia Wall.

This book is a fascinating record of trying to cope during the capital’s last plague epidemic of Daniel Defoe was only around five years old during the Great Plague that claimed nearly , lives. This makes A Journal of the Plague Year, originally published in , an imaginative reconstruction. Its shadowy narrator, known only as ‘H.F.’, seeks to record the terrifying progress of a disease that had Author: Alice Ford-Smith. The following paragraph quoted from back cover of the New American Library version of A Journal of the Plague Year (Signet Classics, ) Bring out your dead! The ceaseless. “A Journal of the Plague Year “is a grim, well written, reflective record of behavior under siege. It’s long, determinedly repetitive for emphasis and can be dipped into.   Defoe's Plague Year was written in but speaks clearly to our time From sluggish bureaucracy to empty streets and paranoia, this account of contagion in .