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Daniel Defoe

Rare books by Daniel Defoe, including first editions, signed first editions, and copies in fine bindings of Robinson Crusoe, and handsome sets of his collected works.

Regularly stocked editions of Defoe’s works include the Works and The Shakespeare Head Editions.

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  1. 92147
    First French edition. Defoe's classic novel was originally published in London in 1722 under the title The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders, &c. Who was born in Newgate, and during a Life of continu'd Variety for threescore Years, besides her Childhood, was Twelve Year a Whore, five Time a Wife (whereof... Learn More
    £3,750

    Stock Code: 92147

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  2. 128428
    First edition illustrated by John Dawson Watson (1832-1892). "In 1860 Watson settled in London where, a year later, he was commissioned by Routledge to execute 110 black and white drawings, engraved by the Dalziel brothers, for a new edition of The Pilgrim's Progress. These were pronounced by the Art Journal to be of 'uniform... Learn More
    £325

    Stock Code: 128428

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  3. The Writings.

    The Writings.

    Stratford-upon-Avon: [1927-8]

    The Shakespeare Head Edition, one of a limited edition of 750 sets. Learn More
    £3,850

    Stock Code: 33204

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  4. The Novels & Selected Writings.
    Limited large-paper edition, number 117 of 530 copies printed at the Shakespeare Head Press. A bright, attractive set of what is generally considered to be the best collected edition of the author's works. Learn More
    £2,750

    Stock Code: 74445

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  5. Robinson Crusoe.
    A handsome leather bound copy. Learn More
    £225

    Stock Code: 107155

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