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The Resource Crusoe : Daniel Defoe, Robert Knox and the creation of a myth, Katherine Frank

Crusoe : Daniel Defoe, Robert Knox and the creation of a myth, Katherine Frank

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Crusoe : Daniel Defoe, Robert Knox and the creation of a myth
Title
Crusoe
Title remainder
Daniel Defoe, Robert Knox and the creation of a myth
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Frank
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Where did the castaway hero Robinson Crusoe come from? And what is the secret of his endurance? This book explores the intertwined lives of two real men - Daniel Defoe and Robert Knox - and the character and book that emerged from their peculiar conjunction. It is the biography of a book and its hero, the story of Defoe, the man who wrote Robinson Crusoe, and of Robert Knox, the man who was Crusoe
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Frank, Katherine
Dewey number
823.5
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Defoe, Daniel
  • Defoe, Daniel
  • Knox, Robert
  • Castaways in literature
  • Crusoe, Robinson (Fictitious character)
Label
Crusoe : Daniel Defoe, Robert Knox and the creation of a myth, Katherine Frank
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000047548668
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
338 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780224073097
Other physical details
maps, ports.
Label
Crusoe : Daniel Defoe, Robert Knox and the creation of a myth, Katherine Frank
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000047548668
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
338 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780224073097
Other physical details
maps, ports.

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