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" ... not very easy to describe. His face was round and plump ; his nose small, not flat like the negroes ; a very good mouth, thin lips, and his fine teeth well set, and white as ivory. "
Imperial Desire: Dissident Sexualities and Colonial Literature - Page 9
by Philip Holden, Richard R. Ruppel
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The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York ...

Daniel Defoe - Fiction - 1998 - 316 pages
...tawny, as the Brasilians, and Virginians, and other Natives of America are; but of a bright kind of a dun olive Colour, that had in it something very agreeable;...Lips, and his fine Teeth well set, and white as Ivory. After he had slumber'd, rather than slept, about half an Hour, he wak'd again, and comes out of the...
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Verschlungene Grenzen: Anthropophagie in Literatur und Kulturwissenschaften

Annette Keck, Inka Kording, Anja Prochaska - Cannibalism in literature - 1999 - 362 pages
...tawny, as the Brazilians, and Virginans, and other Natives of America are; but of a bright kind of a dun olive Colour, that had in it something very agreeable;...Lips, and his fine Teeth well set, and white as Ivory (160). Let there be no mistake, Crusoe's savage is not white, but "his Skin [is] not quite black" either....
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The Complexion of Race: Categories of Difference in Eighteenth-century ...

Roxann Wheeler - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 371 pages
...tawny, as the Brasilians, and Virginians, and other natives of America are; but of a bright kind of a dun olive colour, that had in it something very agreeable,...lips, and his fine teeth well set, and white as ivory. (208-9) This passage is key in preparing us to read Friday not primarily in his difference from Crusoe...
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Romancing the Shadow: Poe and Race

J. Gerald Kennedy, Liliane Weissberg - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 320 pages
...tawny, as the Brazilians, and Virginians, and other Natives of America are; but of a bright kind of a dun olive Colour, that had in it something very agreeable;...Lips, and his fine Teeth well set, and white as Ivory. (160) Friday may not be English, but he is not African, either. Unlike Jupiter, he is able to smile...
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Eating Their Words: Cannibalism and the Boundaries of Cultural Identity

Kristen Guest - Social Science - 2001 - 219 pages
...wool; his forehead very high and large, and a great vivacity and sparkling sharpness in his eyes. . . . His face was round and plump; his nose small, not...lips, and his fine teeth well set, and white as ivory. (208) The description of Friday's parts and features adopts the language of the blazon so that Friday...
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Romancing the Shadow: Poe and Race

J. Gerald Kennedy, Liliane Weissberg - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 292 pages
...kind of a dun olive Colour, that had in it something very agreeable; tho* not very easy to desctibe. His Face was round, and plump; his Nose small, not...Lips, and his fine Teeth well set, and white as Ivory. (160) Ftiday may not be English, but he is not Aftican, either. Unlike Jupiter, he is able to smile...
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The English Studies Book: An Introduction to Language, Literature and Culture

Rob Pope - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 420 pages
...1719 [The shipwrecked hero records his first encounter with the man who is to become his servant.] His face was round and plump; his nose small, not...lips, and his fine teeth well set, and white as ivory. After he had slumbered, rather than slept, about half an hour, he waked again, and comes out of the...
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Ape to Apollo: Aesthetics and the Idea of Race in the 18th Century

David Bindman, Emeritus Professor of the History of Art David Bindman - Philosophy - 2002 - 264 pages
...sweetness and softness of an European in his countenance, especially when he smiled' — and further on — 'His face was round and plump; his nose small, not...thin lips, and his fine teeth well set, and white as ivory.'36 Friday might have been intended to be a Carib, one of the aboriginal inhabitants of the Caribbean...
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The English Studies Book: An Introduction to Language, Literature and Culture

Rob Pope - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 420 pages
...with the man who is to hecome his servant.] His face was round and plump; his nose small, not fiat like the Negroes', a very good mouth, thin lips, and his fine teeth well set, and white as ivory. After he had slumhered, rather than slept, ahout half an hour, he waked again, and comes out of the...
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Literarisches und interkulturelles Verstehen

Lothar Bredella - Basmakalıp (Sosyal psikoloji), Edebiyatta - 2002 - 464 pages
...the sweetness and softness of an European in his countenance too, especially when ńs he smiled [...] His face was round and plump; his nose small, not flat like the Negroes; [...]" und seine Farbe ist nicht "of an ugly, yellow, nauseous tawny, ńs the Brazilians and Virginians,...
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