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The Life and Strange Adventures of Robinson Crusoe

By: Defoe Daniel

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Watford, Hertfordshire, Bruce Publishing:

Seller ID: 005874

Condition: Good


Fictional autobiography of a castaway who is shipwrecked on an island off the coast of the Americas and who spends 27 years before finally being rescued. A good clean hardback with faded spine. 320 pages. Gift inscription to ffep. Colour frontis + b.w. illustrations. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Moll Flanders

By: Defoe Daniel

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Dent: 1950

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 066324

Condition: Good


Eponymous story of the woman dubbed the wickedest woman in England. No 837 of the Everyman's Library Series. Good clean hardback with faded spine. No jacket. 295 pages + publisher's catalogue. View more info

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Robinson Crusoe

By: Defoe, Daniel

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1972

Seller ID: 007245

Condition: Near Fine


The text follows the first edition of 1719 and incorporates the alterations in the third edition published in the same year. Clean, square copy - 284 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Moll Flanders

By: Defoe, Daniel

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Arandar Books: 1946

Edition: Illustrated Edition

Seller ID: 064042

Condition: Good


Square, tight hardback (no jacket). 300 pages. A very good clean copy. 16 illustrations by Webster Murray. Eponymous story of the woman dubbed the wickedest woman in England View more info

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The History and Remarkable Life of the Truly Honourable Colonel Jack

By: Defoe, Daniel

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1947

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039315

Condition: Good


Part of the Novel Library series. Annotation to rear endpaper else a good clean hardback which has faded slightly to the spine. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. 347 pages. View more info

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Robinson Crusoe

By: Defoe, Daniel

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Children's Press:

Seller ID: 059114

Condition: Good


Fictional autobiography of a castaway who is shipwrecked on an island off the coast of the Americas and who spends 27 years before finally being rescued. Attractive copy bound in decorated paper boards with cloth spine. Boards are rubbed to edges and corners. 8 colour illustrations and numerous b/w line-drawings by J. Finnemore. Previous owner has written on blank front endpaper "Robinson Crusoe - The author, Daniel Defoe, is supposed to have based his story on the experiences of Alexander Selkirk who had lived alone on the island of Juan Fernandez in the Pacific Ocean for 4 years". ... View more info

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The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe

By: Defoe, Daniel

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne:

Seller ID: 052659

Condition: Very Good


Fictional autobiography of a castaway who is shipwrecked on an island off the coast of the Americas and who spends 27 years before finally being rescued. Square, tight hardback with London County Council crest on front cover and school prize plate dated 1938 on front pastedown. Colour frntis by H.M. Brock. View more info

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The Fortunes & Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders

By: Defoe, Daniel

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1954

Seller ID: 059552

Condition: Good


School stamp on front endpaper and to the pages fore-edges. Else a very good clean hardback with slightly darkened spine. No slipcase. The story from birth to death of a bawdy wench who will lie, steal, whore - in fact do anything to survive. 330 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Queen Against Defoe : and other stories

By: Heym, Stefan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1975

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 066020

ISBN: 0340195568

Condition: Very Good


Contains four stories which powerfully illustrate the author's scope and mastery with Across the Fence, A Very Good Second Man and The Wachsmuth Syndrome completing the quartet. Clean, square copy in an unclipped d/w showing some light sunning to spine/cover - 126 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Space and the Eighteenth-Century English Novel

By: Varey, Simon

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cambridge, England, Cambridge University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015996

ISBN: 0521374839

Condition: As New


Challenging and original illustrated study in which the author relates the idea of space in the major novels of Defoe, Fielding and Richardson to its use in the theory and practice of 18th.C. architecture. 220 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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The Common Reader - Second Series

By: Woolf, Virginia

Price: £37.50

Publisher: London, Leonard & Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065484

Condition: Good


First edition, first printing of the Second Series of essays on the works of several authors, including Donne, Defoe, Hazlitt, Hardy and Gissing. Good clean hardback with slightly faded spine. 270 pages. Previous owner's details on front endpaper. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Common Reader

By: Woolf, Virginia

Price: £300.00

Publisher: London, Leonard & Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065447

Condition: Good


First edition, first printing. Decorated paper covered boards designed by Vanessa Bell show some minor soiling/shading. Rubbing to paper at edges and corners and small bump to edge of rear board. Grey cloth spine strip has faded and there is a small nick to cloth at head of spine. Endpapers have toned. Gift inscription dated 1925 to half title. Some faint foxing througout. Generally a good clean copy in square, tight binding. 305 pages. 25 essays, including The Pastons and Chaucer, On Not Knowing Greek, The Modern Essay and other essays on Conrad, George Eliot, Jane Austen, Defoe, Addison ... View more info