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Captain Singleton

by Daniel Defoe

  • 140 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Dodo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adventure / thriller,
  • Action & Adventure,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8407943M
    ISBN 101406502308
    ISBN 109781406502305

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    The Life, Adventures & Piracies of Captain Singleton By: Daniel Defoe The Life, Adventures & Piracies of the Famous Captain Singleton is a "bipartite adventure story whose first half covers a traversal of Africa, and whose second half taps into the contemporary fascination with piracy. The Life, Adventures and Piracies of the Famous Captain Singleton by Daniel Defoe Estimated delivery business days Format Paperback Condition Brand New Description CAPTAIN SINGLETON recounts the tale of Bob Singleton, a man who goes to sea at the age of twelve, makes a fortune, loses it, and makes another as a pirate before he ultimately /5().


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The earlier, longer title /5(24). Captain Bob Singleton was stolen as a child and reared by the gypsy who bought him. His first voyages, which began when he was age twelve, were to Newfoundland.

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It is believed to have been partly inspired by the exploits of English pirate Henry Every. The narrative describes the life of an Englishman, stolen from a well-to-do family as a child and raised by Gypsies who eventually makes his way to sea. 38 rows    The life, adventures, and pyracies, of the famous Captain Singleton:.

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Graves in St. James's Street, A. Dodd, at the Peacock without Temple bar, and T. Warner, at the Black Boy in Pater-Noster-Row. /5(18). Captain Singleton Daniel Defoe The narrative describes the life of an Englishman, stolen from a well-to-do family as a child and raised by Gypsies who eventually makes his way to half of the book concerns Singleton's crossing of Africa and the later half concerns his life as a pirate in the Indian Ocean and Arabian : The style of Captain Singleton, like that of Robinson Crusoe, is so perfect that there is not a single ineffective passage, or indeed a weak sentence, to be found in the book.

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Daniel Defoe wrote Captain Singleton () immediately after his more famous novel, Robinson Crusoe (). Captain Singleton shares many things with Robinson Crusoe: the sea, survivalism and exotic adventures, being stranded in remote places and the necessity of befriending an African and transcending the language barrier in order to survive/5(5).

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