Book description:Genre: Classics
1st ed. of "Roxana".
Number of pages: 488
Roxana (1724), Defoes last and darkest novel, is the autobiography of a woman who has traded her virtue, at first for survival, and then for fame and fortune.
Its narrator tells the story of her own wicked life as the mistress of rich and powerful men. A resourceful adventuress, she is also an unforgiving analyst of her own susceptibilities, who tells us of the price sh