The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famous

Moll Flanders


Daniel Defoe

WHO was Born in Newgate, and 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, and dies a Penitent.

Written from her own Memorandums . . . 

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