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Selkirk, Alexander, 1676-1721


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Memoirs of Alexander Selkirk

 Collection — Volume 1
Call Number: MS C280

An account of a castaway on a desert island, perhaps inspired by Daniel Defoe's earlier work, Robinson Crusoe, based upon the life of Alexander Selkirk (1676-1721), whose name is probably used here as a pseudonym.

Dates: January 11, 1765