Lot 206: Defoe, Daniel. Robinson Crusoe 
November 5, 2016
Macon, GA, USALive Auction
Description: Defoe, Daniel. THE LIFE AND STRANGE SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER. London: for J.F. and C. Rivington [et al], 1791. 17th ed. 2 vol. 6.75" x 4". 288; 275,  pp + folding map and 12 plates. Volume one in full calf, second in full sheep, two hinges cracked, variety of scuffs and chips, second volume lacking title label and both with loss at head and tail. Volume one with early ink notes to pastedown and with engraved bookplate of William Gracie Johnstone, frontis with water-stain (quite light and faded) and four leaves near end with old stain. Second volume with ink signature to title, map with several closed tears. Overall Very Good, a few instances of minor soiling in a few places but clean on the whole. *********************** Nice illustrated edition and rather scarce.