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Creator:
Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731.
Title:
The life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, mariner / by Daniel Defoe ; with the illustrations by Edward A. Wilson ; and the introduction by Ford Madox Ford.
Alternate Title(s):
Robinson Crusoe
Published/Created:
New York : The Limited Editions Club, 1930.
Physical Description:
xiii, [3], 382, [6] p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR3403 .A1 1930
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BEIN Defoe 50 +930: Copy no. 795. Autograph of E.A. Wilson.
"The text ... follows the first edition."
"Fifteen hundred copies of this edition ... have been printed ... by the Grabhorn Press of San Francisco ... Signed by Edw. A. Wilson."
"The list of publications of the Limited Editions Club": p. [386]-[387]
Issued in case.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no 816 of a limited edition of 1500 copies. Signed by the illustrator. Lacks case. Bound in original limp green cloth.
Subject Terms:
Crusoe, Robinson (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Shipwrecks -- Fiction.
Survival -- Fiction.
Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc. -- Fiction.
Wilson, Edward Arthur, 1886-1970 -- Autograph.
Form/Genre:
Adventure fiction.
Chromoxylographs -- 1930.
Contributors:
Ford, Ford Madox, 1873-1939.
Wilson, Edward Arthur, 1886-1970, ill.
Grabhorn Press, printer.
Limited Editions Club, publisher.
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