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By Virginia Ogden Birdsall

This research contends that the most characters in Defoe's six significant fictions characterize a extra profound nervousness and cynicism in regards to the human than has been in most cases well-known. From Robinson Crusoe to Roxana--each is engaged in a lonely and futile look for identification and importance, and every pursues that target with ruthless singlemindedness.

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