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Robinsonnades

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A group of primarily children's island adventure stories originating in Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe. Best known are The Swiss Family Robinson (1812–13), Frederick Marryat's Masterman...

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Robinsonnades

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A group of primarily children's island adventure stories originating in Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe. Best known are The Swiss Family Robinson (1812–13), Frederick Marryat's Masterman...

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Robinsonnades

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 56 words.

A group of primarily children's island adventure stories originating in Daniel Defoe's *Robinson Crusoe. Best known are

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Robinsonnades

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 261 words.

Stories on the model of *Robinson Crusoe. One of the earliest was *Philip Quarll, first published

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Robinsonnades

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 56 words.

A group of primarily children's island adventure stories originating in Daniel Defoe's *Robinson Crusoe. Best known are

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Robinsonnades

Sandra L. Beckett.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 1142 words.

Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe (1719) was so popular that it began almost immediately to inspire a host

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Ballantyne, R. M. (1825–94)

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 97 words.

Prolific Scottish writer of boys' adventure stories, remembered for The *Coral Island (1858), a *Robinsonnade which

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CAMPE, Joachim Heinrich (1746–1818)

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 102 words.

author of Robinson der Jüngere (1779–80) (see Robinsonnades), and Die Entdeckung von Amerika (1780–2),

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Ballantyne, R. M. (1825–94)

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 156 words.

of boys' adventure stories, remembered for The *Coral Island (1858), a *Robinsonnade which influenced Robert Louis

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<i>Leila</i> (1833)

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 53 words.

A popular English *Robinsonnade, the pious story of a child shipwrecked with her father, nurse, and pet spaniel.

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HOUSTON, James A. (1921–2005)

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 57 words.

of books about the Inuit, beginning with Tikta’liktat: an Eskimo legend (1965), a *Robinsonnade about a boy

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