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DEFOE, Daniel (1661?--1731)
[Robinson Crusoe. Parts 1-2. 1785]
The whole 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 of Oroonoque; and his strange surprizing account of his travels round three parts of the globe. Written by himself. Volume I (II).
London: printed at the Logographic Press, and sold by J. Walter; T. Hookham; W. Richardson; and M. Wilson, 1785.
2 vols ; 20.3 cm. (8º)
I: [4], 485, [1] p., engr. frontis.
II: [4], 452 p., engr. frontis.

Anonymous. By Daniel Defoe. The first part of Defoe's most celebrated novel was published in April 1719 (q.v.) and the second in August of the same year (q.v.). A third, less successful part followed in 1720 (q.v.). ESTC t72288.

Binding Early C19th mottled calf, gilt roll-tooled borders, gilt-tooled spine, black morocco spine-labels. Bound by J. Wingrave for 7s., 31 August 1804. (Archive 7/3/56; entry in Spiers Box. Misc. Booksellers dated 15 September 1804).

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