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The Resource The wonderful life and most surprizing adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, mariner : containing a full and particular account of the loss of his ship in a storm, when all his companions were drowned, and he only escaped by being cast on shore by the wreck. Also, of the extraordinary manner in which he lived eight and twenty years in an uninhabited island on the coast of America : with a true relation how he was at last miraculously delivered by pirates : faithfully abridged from the three volumes, and adorned with an entire new set of cuts, illustrative of the most remarkable stories, from drawings done on purpose for this edition

The wonderful life and most surprizing adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, mariner : containing a full and particular account of the loss of his ship in a storm, when all his companions were drowned, and he only escaped by being cast on shore by the wreck. Also, of the extraordinary manner in which he lived eight and twenty years in an uninhabited island on the coast of America : with a true relation how he was at last miraculously delivered by pirates : faithfully abridged from the three volumes, and adorned with an entire new set of cuts, illustrative of the most remarkable stories, from drawings done on purpose for this edition

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The wonderful life and most surprizing adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, mariner : containing a full and particular account of the loss of his ship in a storm, when all his companions were drowned, and he only escaped by being cast on shore by the wreck. Also, of the extraordinary manner in which he lived eight and twenty years in an uninhabited island on the coast of America : with a true relation how he was at last miraculously delivered by pirates : faithfully abridged from the three volumes, and adorned with an entire new set of cuts, illustrative of the most remarkable stories, from drawings done on purpose for this edition
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The wonderful life and most surprizing adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, mariner
Title remainder
containing a full and particular account of the loss of his ship in a storm, when all his companions were drowned, and he only escaped by being cast on shore by the wreck. Also, of the extraordinary manner in which he lived eight and twenty years in an uninhabited island on the coast of America : with a true relation how he was at last miraculously delivered by pirates : faithfully abridged from the three volumes, and adorned with an entire new set of cuts, illustrative of the most remarkable stories, from drawings done on purpose for this edition
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Language
eng
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Cataloging source
IUL
Citation location within source
  • 123
  • 275.9 note
  • 136:586 gives date as [1797?]
Citation source
  • Lovett, Robert W. Robinson Crusoe
  • Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books
  • NUC pre-1956
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
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The wonderful life and most surprizing adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, mariner : containing a full and particular account of the loss of his ship in a storm, when all his companions were drowned, and he only escaped by being cast on shore by the wreck. Also, of the extraordinary manner in which he lived eight and twenty years in an uninhabited island on the coast of America : with a true relation how he was at last miraculously delivered by pirates : faithfully abridged from the three volumes, and adorned with an entire new set of cuts, illustrative of the most remarkable stories, from drawings done on purpose for this edition
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Publication
Note
  • Abridged
  • Date from Welch, cited below. Lovett cites date of [1797]
  • Caption and running title: Life and adventures of Robinson Crusoe
  • "Farther adventures of Robinson Crusoe. Volume the second": p. 73-117
  • "Robinson Crusoe's vision of the angelic world. Volume the third": p. 118-131
  • Woodcuts: frontispiece; text illustrations
  • Includes preface
  • Publisher's ads: [1] p. at end
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
131, [1] p.
Note
  • Blue-gray marbled paper over boards; spine wanting. In blue marbled case.
  • Ex libris d'Altʹe Welch.
  • Inscribed Thomas Caney Smith on t.p. verso and on lower paste-down, the latter inscription dated January 2 1797.
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)13471394
  • ucoclc13471394
Label
The wonderful life and most surprizing adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, mariner : containing a full and particular account of the loss of his ship in a storm, when all his companions were drowned, and he only escaped by being cast on shore by the wreck. Also, of the extraordinary manner in which he lived eight and twenty years in an uninhabited island on the coast of America : with a true relation how he was at last miraculously delivered by pirates : faithfully abridged from the three volumes, and adorned with an entire new set of cuts, illustrative of the most remarkable stories, from drawings done on purpose for this edition
Publication
Note
  • Abridged
  • Date from Welch, cited below. Lovett cites date of [1797]
  • Caption and running title: Life and adventures of Robinson Crusoe
  • "Farther adventures of Robinson Crusoe. Volume the second": p. 73-117
  • "Robinson Crusoe's vision of the angelic world. Volume the third": p. 118-131
  • Woodcuts: frontispiece; text illustrations
  • Includes preface
  • Publisher's ads: [1] p. at end
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
131, [1] p.
Note
  • Blue-gray marbled paper over boards; spine wanting. In blue marbled case.
  • Ex libris d'Altʹe Welch.
  • Inscribed Thomas Caney Smith on t.p. verso and on lower paste-down, the latter inscription dated January 2 1797.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13471394
  • ucoclc13471394

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