The Life and Most Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of Fork, Mariner, who Lived Twenty-eight Years in an Uninhabited Island on the Coast of America, Near the Mouth of the Great River Oronoque: With an Account of His Deliverance Thence, and His After Surprising Adventures

J. Taylor, 1789 - 315 pages

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Page 75 - Call upon me in the day of trouble, and I will deliver thee, and thou shalt glorify me.
Page 53 - Sabbath, three times a day he reads the Scripture, and says: I gave humble and hearty thanks . . . that he (God) could fully make up to me the deficiencies of my solitary state, and the want of human society by his presence, and the communication of his grace to my soul, supporting, comforting, and encouraging me to depend upon his providence, and hope for his eternal presence hereafter. In this disposition of mind there is nothing a man cannot endure or do ; heart and hand come to the assistance...
Page 61 - In a word, the nature and experience of things dictated to me upon just reflection that all the good things of this world are no farther good to us than they are for our use...

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