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Le titre original de ce roman de em Daniel Defoe em est em Heurs et Malheurs de la fameuse Moll Flanders em inspir par un personnage historique Moll la coupeuse de bourse On aurait pu le sous titrer i La solitude de la voleuse dans les bas fonds londoniens i .

Tout commence par les confessions intimes de la vie d une femme qui cherche une certaine stabilit financi re et doit pour survivre mener une constante bataille entre la morale et le vice .

Il nous raconte l histoire d une jeune femme n e et abandonn e dans la prison de em Newgate em qui apprend seule la dure loi de la lutte pour la survie Dans le em Londres du e si cle em em Moll Flanders em est recrut e comme domestique par une maquerelle Mais cette derni re ne tarde pas proposer cette d licieuse beaut ses nombreux visiteurs Elle commence par tre em prostitu e em voleuse se marie cinq fois dans l espoir d acqu rir une certaine s curit notamment conomique est emprisonn e plusieurs reprises puis d port e huit ans en Virginie Elle finira finalement sa vie en Irlande o elle devient une femme honn te et riche et mourra p nitente Moins connue que em Robinson Cruso em cette uvre est tout aussi passionnante Certains ont qualifi em Daniel Defoe em de premier em crivain f ministe em et ils n ont pas tort car c est un beau portrait de femme dans une soci t qui n a jamais t tendre avec ces derni res .

Le roman em Heurs et malheurs de la fameuse Moll Flanders em paru en a fait l objet de plusieurs ditions modernes et d au moins cinq adaptations cin matographiques ou t l visuelles em Daniel Defoe em a su cr er un personnage d antih ros f minin sympathique travers une femme contrainte par la vie tre malhonn te personnage qu il exploite encore dans em Lady Roxanne ou l heureuse catin em paru en .

Le roman riche en rebondissements tient le lecteur en haleine de bout en bout Il d peint les m urs et les coutumes de la bonne et moins bonne soci t de l poque de la bourgeoise au voleur en passant par la prostitu e et la gouvernante Defoe d crit en particulier l univers des voleurs avec une pr cision presque choquante en puisant tous ces d tails dans des faits divers de l poque r colt s au fil de son activit de journaliste Sa propre exp rience et notamment son s jour la prison de Newgate ajoute du v cu au r cit dans sa repr sentation de la r alit quotidienne et des probl mes sociaux de son si cle .

Cette uvre de em Defoe em n est donc pas uniquement de la litt rature de qualit travers son roman il se place en t moin de son temps au point de vue politique conomique et social Il s en tient aux faits et travers lui c est Moll Flanders elle m me qui nous raconte d un seul trait le d ferlement de sa vie comme on confie un secret comme on l ve un poids sur sa conscienc em em by Daniel Defoe, Marcel Schwob

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Moll Flanders (version française annotée et illustrée des gravures de William Hogarth + biographie de l'auteur): Heurs et Malheurs de la fameuse Moll Flanders
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No description available, Large format for easy reading The life adventures and piracies of a young man the book portrays the redemptive power of one man s love for another By the author of Robinson Crusoe and Moll Flanders, The Fortunes amp Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders aka Moll Flanders is a novel by Daniel Defoe st published in It purports to be the true account of the life of the eponymous Moll detailing her exploits from birth until old age br By Defoe had become a recognised novelist with the success of Robinson Crusoe in His political work was tapering off at this point due to the fall of both Whig amp Tory party leaders with whom he had been associated Robert Walpole was beginning his rise Defoe was never fully at home with the Walpole group Defoe s Whig views are nevertheless evident in the story of Moll The novel s full title gives some insight into this amp the outline of the plot The Fortunes amp Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders amp c Who was Born in Newgate amp during a Life of continu d Variety for Threescore Years besides her Childhood was Twelve Year a Whore five times a Wife whereof once to her own Brother Twelve Year a Thief Eight Year a Transported Felon in Virginia at last grew Rich liv d Honest amp died a Penitent Written from her own Memorandums, In the Great Plague swept through London claiming nearly lives In i A Journal of the Plague Year i Defoe vividly chronicles the progress of the epidemic We follow his fictional narrator through a city transformed the streets and alleyways deserted the houses of death with crosses daubed on their doors the dead carts on their way to the pits and encounter the horrified citizens of the city as fear isolation and hysteria take hold The shocking immediacy of Defoe s description of plague racked London makes this one of the most convincing accounts of the Great Plague ever written br br