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Colonel Jack - Defoe, Daniel, and Cervantes, Gabriel (Editor), and Sill, Geoffrey (Editor)
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Long dismissed by critics as a novel of merely historical interest, Colonel Jack is one of Daniel Defoe's most entertaining, revealing, and complex works. It is the supposed autobiography of an English gentleman who begins life as a child of the London streets. He and his brothers are brought up as pickpockets and highwaymen, but Jack seeks to improve himself. Kidnapped and taken to America, he becomes first a slave, then an overseer on plantations in Maryland. Jack's story is one of dramatic turns of fortune that ...

Colonel Jack 2015, Broadview Press Ltd, Peterborough

ISBN-13: 9781554810710


Colonel Jack 2004, Kessinger Publishing, Whitefish MT

ISBN-13: 9781419113567

Trade paperback

Colonel Jack 1989, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780192822246

Trade paperback

Colonel Jack 1965, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780192553072