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The life and surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe.

Main Author: Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731.
Language(s): English
Published: [London] : Printed by J. Fairburn, 110, Minories, [between 1819 and 1843]
Subjects: Chapbooks > Specimens.
Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc. > Juvenile fiction.
Adventure stories.
Castaways > Juvenile fiction.
Chapbooks > England > London > 19th century
Note: Includes 5 woodcuts.
First sentence: "I was born of a good family, in the city of York, where my father settled, having gained a very handsome independence by trade."
Undated. Date from publisher's form of name and years of activity at address, cf. P.A.H. Brown. London publishers and printers, p. 65.
Physical Description: [8] p. : ill. ; 13 x 9 cm.
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