Robinson Crusoe - Daniel Defoe - first published in 1719. Defoe favoured capitalism through the duality of rich and poor by believing that people become rich by doing ethically good business. "They remain poor if they do not practice virtues of good business." Brym et al Sociology your compass for a new world 5th Canadian Edition,page 193.
Portrait of Daniel Defoe. He was famous for writing "Robinson Crusoe". He had a narrow escape in the street when part of a nearby house fell on him during England's worst hurricane on 24 November 1703.