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Selkirk, Alexander 1676-1721

Overview
Works: 170 works in 438 publications in 4 languages and 10,281 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Sources  Adventure stories  Poetry  Adventure stories, English  Voyages, Imaginary  Robinsonades  Anecdotes  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Honoree
Classifications: PZ3.D362, 823.5
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Most widely held works about Alexander Selkirk
 
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Most widely held works by Alexander Selkirk
Aventures de Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( )
8 editions published between 1845 and 1861 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During one of his several adventurous voyages in the seventeenth century, an Englishman becomes the sole survivor of a shipwreck and lives for nearly thirty years on a desert island
A new Robinson Crusoe : a new version of his life and adventures, with an explanatory note by Gilson Gardner( Book )
4 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and adventures of Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( Book )
1 edition published in 1836 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The diary of an Englishman shipwrecked for almost thirty years on a small isolated island where, using wit and industry, he manages to build life anew
Island ecology ... dedicated to the memory of Alexander Selkirk, unintentional island explorer 1704-1709 ( Book )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man who saved Robinson Crusoe; the strange surprising adventures of the original Robinson Crusoe and his most remarkable rescuer by James Poling( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history and biographies of the incident and people who inspired Defoe's Robinson Crusoe. Defoe's book became immortal but his hero died forgotten and in poverty
Evidence of the meeting of Alexander Selkirk and Daniel Defoe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, mariner by Daniel Defoe( )
2 editions published in 1872 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The account of a shipwrecked sailor and his struggle to survive, by wit and hard work, his involuntary isolation on an uninhabited island
The Real Robinson Crusoe. Being the life and strange surprising adventures of Alexander Selkirk, etc by Rodolphe Louis MÉGROZ( Book )
3 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Story of Alexander Selkirk, etc by Frederick Niven( Book )
3 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Life and adventures of Robinson Crusoe ... Edited with an introduction by Angus Ross. [With an appendix on Alexander Selkirk.] by Daniel Defoe( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Solitary of Juan Fernandez (Alexander Selkirk), or, the Real Robinson Crusoe. By the author of Picciola [i.e. J.X. Boniface]. Translated from the French by A.T. Wilbur by Alexander Selkirk( Book )
1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Providence displayed: or a very surprising account of Mr. A. Selkirk ... Written by himself.] by Alexander Selkirk( Book )
in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and adventures of Alexander Selkirk, the real Robinson Crusoe : a narrative founded on facts by John Howell( Book )
1 edition published in 1837 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Providence display'd, or a Very surprizing account of one Mr. Alexander Selkirk, master of a merchant-man call'd the Cinque-Ports ... Written by his own hand, etc by Alexander Selkirk( Book )
2 editions published in 1712 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
セルカーク, アレクサンダー
Languages
English (198)
French (10)
German (2)
Korean (1)
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