The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson: Volume Two, April 1874-July 1879

The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson: Volume Two, April 1874-July 1879

by Robert Louis Stevenson, Bradford A. Booth, Ernest Mehew
     
 

Robert Louis Stevenson, author of Treasure Island and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, has long been recognized as one of the finest and most delightful of letter-writers. However a great many of his letters have never been published; and one of those that have, many were abridged or expurgated. This definitive eight-volume edition brings together nearly 2,800 letters, almost… See more details below

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Robert Louis Stevenson, author of Treasure Island and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, has long been recognized as one of the finest and most delightful of letter-writers. However a great many of his letters have never been published; and one of those that have, many were abridged or expurgated. This definitive eight-volume edition brings together nearly 2,800 letters, almost two-thirds of which have never been in print before. Its publication, in the centenary year of Stevenson's death, is a major literary event.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300060218
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
09/28/1994
Series:
Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson Series
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
6.47(w) x 9.49(h) x 1.24(d)

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Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
November 13, 1850
Date of Death:
December 3, 1894
Place of Birth:
Edinburgh, Scotland
Place of Death:
Vailima, Samoa
Education:
Edinburgh University, 1875

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