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Roman über Daniel Defoe: Ein Dichter, der lügt wie gedruckt

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Ein berühmter Kupferstich: „Daniel Defoe am Pranger“ zeigt, wie der Dichter am 31. Juli 1703 am Pranger von London steht, das Volk aber nicht Steine, sondern Blumen auf ihn wirft.

Ein berühmter Kupferstich: „Daniel Defoe am Pranger“ zeigt, wie der Dichter am 31. Juli 1703 am Pranger von London steht, das Volk aber nicht Steine, sondern Blumen auf ihn wirft.

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Eine Vita, die danach schreit, erzählt zu werden: Daniel Defoe, ein Klassiker der Weltliteratur, ist nun selbst Held eines Romans.

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Daniel Defoe, einer der bekanntesten ungelesenen Schriftsteller

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Lügen wie gedruckt: Nicht mal sein Name war echt

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