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The Strange Surprising Sources of Robinson Crusoe (Textxet) (Textxet)

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Published by Editions Rodopi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9454833M
    ISBN 109051837054
    ISBN 109789051837056


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The life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe. Summary An Englishman's great resourcefulness enables him to survive for almost thirty years on the desert island where he is shipwrecked.

Contributor Names Defoe, Daniel. Robinson Crusoe Summary. R obinson Crusoe is a novel by Daniel Defoe in which Robinson Crusoe is marooned on an uninhabited island.

He lives there for twenty-eight years, documenting his. ( From ) - Robinson Crusoe = The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, Daniel Defoe Robinson Crusoe is a novel by Daniel Defoe, first published on 25 April The first edition credited the work's protagonist Robinson Crusoe as its author, leading many readers to believe he was a real person, and the book a travelogue of true incidents/5(K).

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The Life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner, as related by himself Uniform Title: Robinson Crusoe Physical Description: viii, p., 12 leaves of plates: ill. ; 23 cm. Language: English Creator: Defoe, Daniel.

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Mariner Written by himself. London, Printed for W. Taylor, Front. is included in the pre-paging. Includes publisher's. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York by Daniel Defoe and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The first edition credited the work's protagonist Robinson Crusoe as its author, leading many readers to believe he was a real person and the book a travelogue of true lary, confessional, and didactic in form, the book is presented as an autobiography of the title character (whose birth name is Robinson Kreutznaer)-a castaway.

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By Richard West. Defoe expounded these ideas in a series of books, written at the same time as Crusoe, His article "The Strange Shipwreck of Robinson Crusoe" appeared in the May issue of First Things. When someone refers to “Robinson Crusoe,” they likely mean The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe — the first in Defoe’s trilogy.

This first book chronicles much of the life of fictional character Robinson Crusoe, describing his thoughts and experiences for roughly 43 years, from and [ii]. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe - Ebook written by Daniel Defoe.

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Its simple, linear narrative style and the semblance of being a true account and autobiographical in nature led to its great popularity when it first came out. Its original title The. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: The Life and Most Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner () Author: Daniel Defoe Release Date: April 1, [eBook #] Most recently updated Septem Book/Printed Material Image 9 of The life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, mariner, About this Item The life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, mariner, Contributor Names Defoe, Daniel, ?

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