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The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner. Who lived eight & twenty years all alone in an uninhabited island on the coast of America, near the mouth of the great river of Oroonoque; having been cast on shore by shipwreck, wherein all the men perished but himself. With an account how he was at last as strangely deliver'd by pyrates. Written by himself. 2 vols.
London, printed for John Stockdale, 1790. - Large 8vo. (20), 389; V, 456, (14)pp adverts. With 2 engr. frontispieces, 2 engr. title-pages with vignette, 1 engr. portrait and 12 engr. plates by Medland after Stothard. Contemp. full tree calf, spine renewed with 2 col. labels, richly gilt, a.e.g. (sign.: Holloway). First Stockdale edition and first edition illustrated by Stothard. - Ulrich 27. - With 6-page list of subscribers and booksellers in vol. 1. - Engr. exlibris on inner cover. - Edges a bit rubbed. Some occasional spotting resp. browning. Otherwise a nice copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Manfred Nosbuesch Berlin]
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