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The best known works of Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson

The best known works of Robert Louis Stevenson

including Treasure island, Kidnapped, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, New Arabian nights.

by Robert Louis Stevenson

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Published by Halcyon House in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesTreasure island., Kidnapped., Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde., New Arabian nights.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S848 Be, PR5481 Be
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 496 p.
Number of Pages496
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6440547M
LC Control Number42023864
OCLC/WorldCa7580950

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  Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson was born on November 13 The Scottish writer published novels, poems, essays, and travel books. He is among the most translated writers in the world, best known for Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.. Stevenson was born in Edinburgh, into a family of lighthouse engineers on his father's side and ministers on his . Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer. His most famous works are Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. A literary celebrity during his lifetime, Stevenson now ranks among the 26 most translated authors in the world. His works have been admired by many other writers, including Jorge Luis Borges, Bertolt Brecht.


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