The Literature of Roguery


The Literature of Roguery

CHANDLER, Frank Wadleigh

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Chandler was a Professor of English in the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn and sometime lecturer in Comparative Literature in Columbia University. He was also author of "Romances of Roguery". 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: n/a
  • Date Published: 1958
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
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  • Details:
    Two volumes in one. REPRINT of 1907 original printing. vii, 584p. 24cm. Burt Franklin Bibliographical Series IX. Spine and corners worn. Pages clean. Text unmarked. Originally part of the Types of English Literature series edited by W. A. Neilson.

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