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Robinson Crusoe Collett

a tale of shipwreck and a desert island : a family memoir

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Published by Wilson and Whitworth in Brentwood .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementby Peter G. Laurie.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 85/5248 (C)
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p.
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2565355M
LC Control Number85106304

Hardcover. Condition: Good. With Original Illustrations by Walter Paget. Green cloth with a gilt, black and white illustration of Robinson Crusoe on the front cover, and gilt lettering. Green cloth cover has edge and corner wear. Wear to head/tail of spine. Covers scuffed and cover illustration faded and chipped. Front hinge cracked.   Daniel Defoe’s fictional work The Life and Strange Adventures of Robinson Crusoe is published. The book, about a shipwrecked sailor who spends 28 .

"'Robinson Crusoe' is considered by many to be the book that marks the birth of the modern novel. It is known by all who have read it as a wonderful and exciting adventure story--and as a masterpiece of world literature.. This edition of 'Robinson Crusoe' has been somewhat simplified and modernized in language for today's young readers. THE LIFE And most Surprizing ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, of YORK, Mariner. WHO Lived Eight and Twenty Years in an Uninhabited Island on the Coast of America, lying near the Mouth of the Great River of Oroonoque: Having been cast on Shore by Shipwreck, wherein all the Men were drowned, but Himself: As also a Relation how he was wonderfully deliver'd by Pyrates.

The Life and Strange Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, also known simply as Robinson Crusoe, is the story of one solitary, individual man who is stranded all alone on a desert he's the primary character in the book, and it's his development as a character we're concerned with, it makes sense that his full name would appear in the title.   Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).

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