Item Details

Robinson Crusoe

by Daniel Defoe ; in Pitman's shorthand (corresponding style)
Format
Book
Published
London : Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd. ; Bath : Phonetic Institute ; New York, [1900?]
Language
English
Description
309, [3] p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 17 cm.
Notes
  • A shorthand "translation" of Robinson Crusoe.
  • "The edition ... published by W. & R. Chambers ... forms a key to the shorthand. It should be noted that the present volume contains the story of Crusoe's life on the desolate island only." -- Title page verso.
  • Advertisements on p. [2]-[3] at end.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Original pictorial maroon cloth. Martin C. and Ruthe R. Battestin Fund, 2012/2013.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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    a| Shipwrecks v| Juvenile fiction.
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