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Selected letters of Robert Louis Stevenson

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894 -- Correspondence.,
  • Authors, Scottish -- 19th century -- Correspondence.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Statementedited by Ernest Mehew.
    ContributionsMehew, Ernest.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5493 .A3 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 626 p. :
    Number of Pages626
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL672010M
    ISBN 100300073763
    LC Control Number97018029

    Companions For a Troubled Time; SELECTED WRITINGS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON. Edited and with an Introduction by Saxe Commins. xxxi+ pp. New York: Random House. $5. Robert Louis Stevenson was a Scottish essayist, poet, and author of fiction and travel books, best known for his works Treasure Island and Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. He was a writer of originality and power who produced brilliant adventure stories with subtle moral overtones and perceptive renderings of the human condition.

    Title: The Mind of Robert Louis Stevenson: Selected Essays, Letters, and Prayers. Author Name: Ricklefs, Roger (ed.). Categories: Literature, Edition: Reprint of A. S. Barnes edition. Publisher: New York & London., Thomas Yoseloff.: c Book Condition: Very good in good price clipped dust jacket. Very slight spine slant with light soiling to top edge. Jacket edge worn in mylar with closed. Great deals on Antiquarian & Collectible Books Robert Louis Stevenson. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items!

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Excerpt from The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, Vol. 3 of 4 The letters printed in the following section are selected from those which tell of Stevenson's voyage to New York and reception there at the beginning of September ; of his winter's life and work at Saranac Lake, and of his decision taken in May to venture on a yachting cruise in the South Seas.

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we can follow him through his Edinburgh youth and troubled relationship with his parents, his love for a beautiful, married older woman, trips to the Continent in a search for better health and a reckless journey to North America in pursuit of the woman who would become his wife.5/5(3).

The first section includes all the different publications of the letters through to Bradford A. Booth and Ernest Mehew’s indispensable The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, 8 vols (New Haven: Yale University Press, ).

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Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, has long been recognized as a master storyteller and he was also a delightful and instructive letter writer. Now, in the centenary of his death, Yale University Press is publishing the definitive edition of Stevenson's. Books to Borrow.

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