The Literature of Roguery


The Literature of Roguery

CHANDLER, Frank Wadleigh

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Contents: Scope and Foreign Sources; English Picaresque Origins; The Anatomies of Roguery; The Criminal Biographies; Rogues of Elizabethan and Restoration Fiction; Roguery in the Drama; The Picaresque Novel in the Eighteenth Century; Romantic Roguery from Scott to Bulwer; Adventures Afloat and Ashore; The Rogue in his Social Environment; Sympathetic and Satiric Rogue; Roguery in Recent Fiction; The Literature of Crime Detection.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Burt Franklin
  • Edition: Reprint of 1907 original
  • Date Published: 1958
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Originally part of the Types of English Literature series edited by W. A. Neilson. Burt Franklin Bibliographical Series IX. Two volumes in one: vii, 584p. 24cm. Slight wear to extremities. Spots on top edge of text block. Pages clean.

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