The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner: Who Lived Eight and Twenty Years All Alone in an Uninhabited Island on the Coast of America, Near the Mouth of the Great River Oroonoque Volume 1 of 2

The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner: Who Lived Eight and Twenty Years All Alone in an Uninhabited Island on the Coast of America, Near the Mouth of the Great River Oroonoque Volume 1 of 2

The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind. Now for the first time these high-quality digital copies of original 18th century manuscripts are available in print, making them highly accessible to libraries, undergraduate students, and independent scholars.Western literary study flows out of eighteenth-century works by Alexander Pope, Daniel Defoe, Henry Fielding, Frances Burney, Denis Diderot, Johann Gottfried Herder, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, and others. Experience the birth of the modern novel, or compare the development of language using dictionaries and grammar discourses. ++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++British LibraryT072292In fact by Daniel Defoe. Titlepage to vol.2: 'The farther adventures of Robinson Crusoe, being the second and last part of his life .. '.London: printed for J. F. and C. Rivington; T. Longman; B. Law; S. Bladon; J. Murray; W. Goldsmith; R. Baldwin; R. Faulder; J. Bew; Scatcherd and Whitaker; W. Lowndes, and G. and T. Wilkie, 1791. 2v., plates: map; 12

Title:The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner: Who Lived Eight and Twenty Years All Alone in an Uninhabited Island on the Coast of America, Near the Mouth of the Great River Oroonoque Volume 1 of 2
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About Daniel Defoe

Daniel Defoe (1659/1661 [?] - 1731) was an English writer, journalist, and spy, who gained enduring fame for his novel


    The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner: Who Lived Eight and Twenty Years All Alone in an Uninhabited Island on the Coast of America, Near the Mouth of the Great River Oroonoque Volume 1 of 2 Reviews

  • Sharon

    This is a wonderful classic. I have just finished rereading it, and thoroughly enjoyed it. I am a big fan of survival stories, especially those that involve castaways. This one was quite entertaining,...

  • Karim Elmenshawy

    I studied Robinson Crusoe in college and now i I teach it for my students ...Well, it's a very interesting story.I like Friday , Robinson and Spanish sailor ..The events are very interesting ..I like...

  • Perry Whitford

    We all know the story of Robinson Crusoe and his redoubtable man Friday from our youth, so persistently pleasing has Defoe's novel of survival against the odds and unlikely friendship proven to be, th...

  • Angel Berry

    Robinson Crusoe had the bright idea to "tempt Providence" and disobey his parents to run off and sail the high seas on a ship that was on the path to doom. From the time he left the safety of home, ha...