Robinson Crusoe

Whenever an author of literature mentions other authors and their literature in their works, I take notice. So when one of my favorite English authors, Wilkie Collins has one of my favorite characters in The Moonstone, Gabriel Betteridge, reading and talking about Robinson Crusoe, starting from the first paragraphs of chapter 1 and throughout The …

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Blind Love

Blind Love is the last of English author, Wilkie Collins's writings and was finished by Walter Besant at Collins' request. In the 1986 edition of Blind Love published by Dover, Walter Besant pens the Preface on how he came to help Collins finish this book in 1889 when Collins was unfortunately on his deathbed. In …

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