The Swiss Family Robinson

The Swiss Family Robinson

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Product details

  • Hardback | 496 pages
  • 135 x 180 x 38mm | 454g
  • English
  • Reissue
  • 0147519187
  • 9780147519184
  • 2,179,065

About Johann David Wyss

Johann David Wyss (1743-1818) was, like the narrator of his famous story, a Swiss pastor who had four sons. He is best remembered for Swiss Family Robinson which it is said was inspired by Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe and which became an international classic bestseller.
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85,019 ratings
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3 25% (21,096)
2 6% (4,916)
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