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Daniel Defoe (1660 – 1731)

Nationality: British Periods: British: 1500-1700
              British: 18th Century

writer of Robinson Crusoe

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Criticism about Daniel Defoe

Defoe�The Newspaper and the Novel
This lengthy analysis of the author’s life and work includes sections on “Beginnings of the English Newspaper “, “Defoe�s early and business life”, “Defoe in the pillory”, “Defoe�s evolution as a Novelist”, “Robinson Crusoe and its sequel”, “Defoe�s last years”, and “His posthumous reputation.”
Contains: Extensive Bio, Criticism, Bibliography
Author: W. P. Trent
From: The Cambridge History of English and American Literature Volume IX: English From Steele and Addison to Pope and Swift

Biographical sites about Daniel Defoe

Daniel Defoe (c.1660-1731)
Quotes, a long biography, and an extensive list of e-texts, as well as essays and online study resources.
Contains: Works List, Bibliography, Extensive Bio, Webliography
Author: Jokinen, Anniina
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Last Updated Apr 29, 2013