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Defoe Daniel The Life and Strange Adventures of Robinson Crusoe

First Edition Prices, Values and Auction Results

We collected a sample of 36 auction results of Defoe, Daniel's The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner. 2 vols. 1790 from 2 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $60 and the highest overall price realized was $4800. The overall average price was $608 and the median price realized for the book was $368. There were 17 auctions (47%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 12 auctions (33%) exceeding the high estimates, and 7 auctions (19%) within the range of the low and high estimates.

Recent Auction Results:

Auction House Auction Date Author Title City Publisher Year Estimate Sale Price Auction Page Other Copies
PBA March 23, 2017 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner. 2 vols. 1790 London Printed for John Stockdale 1790 $700-$1000 $420 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA February 12, 2017 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe London John Major 1831 $400-$600 $420 PBA Copies for Sale
Swann April 9, 2015 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner. 2 vols. 1790 London John Stockdale 1790 $250-$350 $375 Swann Copies for Sale
PBA May 22, 2014 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner San Francisco Limited Editions Club 1930 $200-$300 $120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA December 5, 2013 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner. 2 vols. 1790 London Printed for John Stockdale 1790 $700-$1000 $900 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA September 26, 2013 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe . . . Third Edition. Vol. 1 of 2 London Printed for W. Taylor 1719 $2500-$3500 $2160 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA June 13, 2013 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York Mariner London Frederick Etchells and Hugh Macdonald 1929 $150-$250 $96 PBA Copies for Sale
Swann February 28, 2013 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner. 2 vols. 1790 London John Stockdale 1790 $400-$600 $660 Swann Copies for Sale
PBA August 2, 2012 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner San Francisco Limited Editions Club 1930 $200-$300 $120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA July 5, 2012 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York Mariner London Frederick Etchells and Hugh Macdonald 1929 $300-$500 $180 PBA Copies for Sale
Swann May 15, 2012 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner. 2 vols. 1790 London John Stockdale 1790 $300-$500 $720 Swann Copies for Sale
PBA November 4, 2010 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner New York Limited Editions Club 1930 $300-$500 $192 PBA Copies for Sale
Swann April 12, 2010 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner. 2 vols. 1790 London John Stockdale 1790 $300-$500 $540 Swann Copies for Sale
PBA December 17, 2009 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe . . . Third Edition. Vol. 1 of 2 London Printed for W. Taylor 1719 $1000-$1500 $1020 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA November 19, 2009 Defoe, Daniel. The Whole Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner London Logographic Press 1785 $200-$300 $204 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA August 20, 2009 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner San Francisco Limited Editions Club 1930 $200-$300 $120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA April 30, 2009 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner Chester Printed by J. Fletcher, for T. Craig, in Nantwich 1785 $250-$350 $360 PBA Copies for Sale
Swann April 2, 2009 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner Taylor 1720 $6000-$9000 $4800 Swann Copies for Sale
PBA March 12, 2009 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe London Humphrey Milford 1924 $250-$350 $156 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA May 8, 2008 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner San Francisco Limited Editions Club 1930 $700-$1000 $450 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA May 8, 2008 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner San Francisco Limited Editions Club 1930 $200-$300 $120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA March 29, 2007 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner San Francisco Limited Editions Club 1930 $100-$150 $60 PBA Copies for Sale
Swann May 25, 2006 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe London John Major 1831 $300-$400 $546 Swann Copies for Sale
PBA May 25, 2006 Defoe, Daniel. The Life, Remarkable Adventures, and Pyracies, of Captain Singleton: Containing an Account of his being set on Shore in the Island of Madagascar, his Settlement there, with a Description of the Place and Inhabitants . . . etc. London Printed for F. Noble 1768 $400-$700 $1320 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA April 27, 2006 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner Edinburgh Printed by A. Donaldson 1769 $400-$600 $240 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA April 27, 2006 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner. Illustrated by Numerous Engravings from Drawings by George Cruikshank. Edited by John Major. London Chatto and Windus 1883 $200-$300 $120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA March 23, 2006 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner. 2 vols. 1790 London Printed for John Stockdale 1790 $150-$200 $570 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA November 3, 2005 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe London J. Buckland, W. Strahan, et al 1772 $200-$300 $450 PBA Copies for Sale
Swann December 2, 2004 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe 1792 $100-$200 $69 Swann Copies for Sale
Swann December 2, 2004 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe . . . Seventeenth Edition 1791 $150-$250 $201 Swann Copies for Sale
Swann December 2, 2004 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe . . . Third Edition. Vol. 1 of 2 Taylor 1719 $1000-$2000 $2760 Swann Copies for Sale
Swann December 2, 2004 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner. 2 vols. 1790 London John Stockdale 1790 $250-$350 $403 Swann Copies for Sale
PBA October 14, 2004 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner London Printed for W. Taylor 1722 $300-$500 $450 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA May 13, 2004 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe London John Major 1831 $120-$180 $180 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA April 22, 2004 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York Mariner London Frederick Etchells and Hugh Macdonald 1929 $120-$180 $72 PBA Copies for Sale
Swann October 24, 2002 Defoe, Daniel. The Life and Strange Adventures of Robinson Crusoe London 1917 $150-$250 $316 Swann Copies for Sale