The English Hermit, or the Unparalell'd and Surprizing Adventures of One Philip Quarll, Who Was Lately Found in an Uninhabited Island in the South Sea

The English Hermit or the Unparalell d and Surprizing Adventures of One Philip Quarll Who Was Lately Found in an Uninhabited Island in the South Sea The th century was a wealth of knowledge exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record keeping made possible by advances in the printing press In its determination to preserve the

  • Title: The English Hermit, or the Unparalell'd and Surprizing Adventures of One Philip Quarll, Who Was Lately Found in an Uninhabited Island in the South Sea
  • Author: Peter Longueville
  • ISBN: 9781171018681
  • Page: 221
  • Format: Paperback
  • The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record keeping made possible by advances in the printing press In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind Now foThe 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record keeping made possible by advances in the printing press In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind Now for the first time these high quality digital copies of original 18th century manuscripts are available in print, making them highly accessible to libraries, undergraduate students, and independent scholars.Western literary study flows out of eighteenth century works by Alexander Pope, Daniel Defoe, Henry Fielding, Frances Burney, Denis Diderot, Johann Gottfried Herder, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, and others Experience the birth of the modern novel, or compare the development of language using dictionaries and grammar discourses The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification British LibraryT032689Dedication signed Peter Longueville Sometimes also attributed to Alexander Bicknell Westminster Anno Domini, 1727 xi, 5 ,264p plates 8

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    1. As 18th century Robinson Crusoe knockoff's go, this was a fun one :) (i've just realised this was published only 8 years after the original). The main issue this author seemed to have with Crusoe is why anyone would want to leave such an island. So this book is all about how much better it is to be away from the cares of the wider world.There are several other differences too. Our protagonist is much more obviously flawed than Crusoe being a bigamist and in fact several of his dream sequences se [...]

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