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If you come near the boat I'll shoot you through the head.

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Names
Rhead, Louis (1857-1926) (Illustrator)
Collection

Children's book illustrations

Book illustrations -- Defoe -- Robinson Crusoe

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-CHI BOOK-Def-Rob
Topics
Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731. Robinson Crusoe
Fugitive slaves
Sailboats
Hostages
Child slaves
Escapes
Moors
Swimming
Genres
Line photoengravings
Notes
Content : Crusoe will later sell Xury as a slave to the Portuguese sea captain who rescues them.

Content : Crusoe (at center) escapes slavery under the Moors by sailing away in a boat. He makes one Moor who helped him swim to shore (right), while keeping the slave boy Xury (left) aboard.

Source note: The life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, mariner. (New York : Harper Brothers, c1900) Defoe, Daniel (1661?-1731), Author. Rhead, F. A. (Frederick Alfred) (1855-), Illustrator. Rhead, Louis (1857-1926), Illustrator.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photomechanical print : line photoengraving ; 12 x 16.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 2b7e9c10-c5ba-012f-5907-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1857: Creator Born
  • 1900: Issued
  • 1926: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "If you come near the boat I'll shoot you through the head." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68b9ef18-c5b3-3b78-e040-e00a18066a15

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "If you come near the boat I'll shoot you through the head." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68b9ef18-c5b3-3b78-e040-e00a18066a15

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1900). If you come near the boat I'll shoot you through the head. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68b9ef18-c5b3-3b78-e040-e00a18066a15

Wikipedia Citation

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If you come near the boat I'll shoot you through the head.