This volume is an important and rare work in the political and literary history of England and for a Defoe scholar. It is one of the earliest examples of the political periodical, and includes discussions on the parliamentary election of 1705 and Defoe's weekly Scandal Club correspondence.
Introduction 1. Defoe’s Preface 2. A Review of the Affairs of France (February - July 1705) 3. A Review of the Affairs of France (August — December 1705) 4. Defoe’s Index