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Confessions of the fox: a novel
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Published:
New York : One World, [2018].
Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
xiv, 329 pages : illustration ; 25 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780399592270, 039959227X, 9780399592270

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
"Jack Sheppard and Edgeworth Bess were the most notorious thieves, jailbreakers, and lovers of eighteenth-century London. Yet no one knows the true story; their confessions have never been found. Until now. Reeling from heartbreak, a scholar named Dr. Voth discovers a long-lost manuscript--a gender-defying exposé of Jack and Bess's adventures. Dated 1724, the book depicts a London underworld where scamps and rogues clash with the city's newly established police force, queer subcultures thrive, and ominous threats of the Plague abound. Jack--a transgender carpenters apprentice--has fled his master's house to become a legendary prison-break artist, and Bess has escaped the draining of the fenlands to become a revolutionary. Is Confessions of the Fox an authentic autobiography or a hoax? Dr. Voth obsessively annotates the manuscript, desperate to find the answer. As he is drawn deeper into Jack and Bess's tale of underworld resistance and gender transformation, it becomes clear that their fates are intertwined--and only a miracle will save them all"--Amazon.com.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Rosenberg, J. (2018). Confessions of the fox: a novel. First edition. New York: One World.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Rosenberg, Jordy. 2018. Confessions of the Fox: A Novel. New York: One World.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Rosenberg, Jordy, Confessions of the Fox: A Novel. New York: One World, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Rosenberg, Jordy. Confessions of the Fox: A Novel. First edition. New York: One World, 2018. Print.

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