Template:RQ:Defoe Crusoe

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1719 April 25, [Daniel Defoe], Robinson Crusoe, London: W[illiam] Taylor, OCLC 15864594; 3rd edition, London: W[illiam] Taylor, 1719, OCLC 838630407:

Usage[edit]

This template may be used on Wikipedia entry pages to quote Daniel Defoe's book Robinson Crusoe (1st ed., 1719). As no online version of that edition of the book is currently available, the template creates a link to an online version of the 3rd edition of the book (which was published in the same year) at Google Books.

Parameters[edit]

The template takes the following parameters:

  • |1= or |page=; or |pages=mandatory in some cases: the page number(s) quoted from. When quoting a range of pages, note the following:
    • Separate the first and last pages of the range with an en dash, like this: |pages=110–111.
    • You must also use |pageref= to specify the page number that the template should link to (usually the page on which the Wiktionary entry appears).
If this parameter is omitted, the template will not link to the online version of the work.
  • |2= or |passage= – a passage quoted from the work.
  • |format= – use |format=full to have the template display a full citation to the work.

Examples[edit]

Brief citation
  • Wikitext:
    • {{RQ:Defoe Crusoe|page=43|passage=As I had once done thus in my breaking away from my Parents, ſo I could not be content now, but I must go and leave the happy View I had of being a rich and thriving Man in my new Plantation, only to purſue a raſh and immoderate Deſire of riſing faſter than the Nature of the Thing admitted; and thus I caſt myself down again into the deepeſt Gulph of human Miſery that ever Man fell into, or perhaps could be '''conſiſtent''' with Life and a State of Health in the World.}}; or
    • {{RQ:Defoe Crusoe|43|As I had once done thus in my breaking away from my Parents, ſo I could not be content now, but I must go and leave the happy View I had of being a rich and thriving Man in my new Plantation, only to purſue a raſh and immoderate Deſire of riſing faſter than the Nature of the Thing admitted; and thus I caſt myself down again into the deepeſt Gulph of human Miſery that ever Man fell into, or perhaps could be '''conſiſtent''' with Life and a State of Health in the World.}}
  • Result:
    • 1719 April 25, [Daniel Defoe], Robinson Crusoe, London: W[illiam] Taylor, OCLC 15864594; 3rd edition, London: W[illiam] Taylor, 1719, OCLC 838630407, page 43:
      As I had once done thus in my breaking away from my Parents, ſo I could not be content now, but I must go and leave the happy View I had of being a rich and thriving Man in my new Plantation, only to purſue a raſh and immoderate Deſire of riſing faſter than the Nature of the Thing admitted; and thus I caſt myself down again into the deepeſt Gulph of human Miſery that ever Man fell into, or perhaps could be conſiſtent with Life and a State of Health in the World.
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