Robinson Crusoe: Selected full-text books and articles
The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner Oxford University Press, 1983PRIMARY SOURCE
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Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe Chelsea House, 1988
Librarian’s tip: This is a book of literary criticism
The Rise of the Novel: Studies in Defoe, Richardson, and Fielding University of California Press, 1957
Librarian’s tip: Chap. III "'Robinson Crusoe,' Individualism and the Novel"
Defoe and the Nature of Man Oxford University Press, 1963
Librarian’s tip: Chap. II "Robinson Crusoe and the State of Nature"
Eighteenth-Century Fiction and the Law of Property Cambridge University Press, 2002
Librarian’s tip: Chap. Two "Terra Nullius, Cannibalism, and the Natural Law of Appropriation in Robinson Crusoe"
Utopian Imagination and Eighteenth-Century Fiction Longman, 1996
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 4 "Utopia Overseas: Robinson Crusoe; A General History of the Pyrates; Gaudentio di Lucca; Peter Wilkins"
Psychoanalysis, Language, and the Body of the Text University Press of Florida, 1996
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 4 "Robinson Crusoe and the Vicissitudes of Greed: Cannibalism and Capitalism"
Dreams of Adventure, Deeds of Empire Basic Books, 1979
Librarian’s tip: "Robinson Crusoe" begins on p. 75
Space in the Tropics: From Convicts to Rockets in French Guiana University of California Press, 2000
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 1 "Robinson Crusoe, Anthropology, and the Horizon of Technology"
The Last of the Race: The Growth of a Myth from Milton to Darwin Clarendon Press, 1994
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "Towards the Last of the Race: Robinson Crusoe as Sole Survivor"
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