The Swiss Family Robinson, a Translation from the Original German by Johann David Wyss


The Swiss Family Robinson, a Translation from the Original German by Johann David Wyss

About the Author

Johann David Wyss , 1743-1818, Swiss author. His Swiss Family Robinson (1813, tr. 1814), an internationally popular classic for children, relates the adventures of a shipwrecked family. It is based on Robinson Crusoe. The book was edited by Wyss's son Johann Rudolf Wyss, 1781-1830, who was professor of philosophy at Bern and author of the Swiss national anthem.

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Paperback / softback
248 pages


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Publication date

1st April 2013



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