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Robinson Crusoe “He is the true prototype of the British colonist. …The whole Anglo-Saxon spirit is in Crusoe: the manly independence, the unconscious cruelty, the persistence, the slow yet efficient intelligence, the sexual apathy, the calculating taciturnity.” James Joyce “Daniel …

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“He is the true prototype of the British colonist. …The whole Anglo-Saxon spirit is in Crusoe: the manly independence, the unconscious cruelty, the persistence, the slow yet efficient intelligence, the sexual apathy, the calculating taciturnity.”

James Joyce
“Daniel Defoe by James Joyce, translated from Italian manuscript and edited by Joseph Prescott.” Buffalo Studies 1 (1964): 24–25.