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Robinson Crusoe is now three hundred years old: the founder of the modern novel

Robinson Crusoe is now three hundred years old: the founder of the modern novel

The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe is not only one of the most famous novels ever written; it is also, in many ways, the very founder of the modern novel. He was released in England on April 25, 1719 and then turns 25 or 300 years old. The adventurous Daniel Defoe, an […]