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    Daniel Defoe

    hi,

    What is the literary period he belongs to?

    Was he a realist writer?


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    Re: Daniel Defoe

    Born 1660, died 1731, so late 17th-early 18th century - Restoration and Augustan. Was fundamentally a political journalist, pamphleteer, and satirical writer who also wrote several great novels. Wikipedia and Kirjasto have good accounts of him.


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    Re: Daniel Defoe

    Wasnt he the one writing Robinson Crusoe, a world wide known story :confused:
    Last edited by çakırpençe; 13-Apr-2007 at 15:34.


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    Re: Daniel Defoe

    He was indeed the author of Robinson Crusoe

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