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The essays of Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson

The essays of Robert Louis Stevenson

a selection

by Robert Louis Stevenson

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Published by Macdonald in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementxith an introduction by Malcolm Elwin.
ContributionsElwin, Malcolm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13718070M

  The text of the following essays is taken from the Thistle Edition of Stevenson's _Works_, published by Charles Scribner's Sons, in New York. I have refrained from selecting any of Stevenson's formal essays in literary criticism, and have chosen only those that, while ranking among his masterpieces in style, reveal his personality, character, opinions, philosophy, and : Consumer Oriented Ebooks Publisher. 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.

Take pleasure in Essays of travel by Robert Louis Stevenson - Compare Book Prices on English. Books about Special Interest Travel discuss travel and tourism that is out of the ordinary because it has unusual characteristics such as education, or physical attributes that could include medicinal purposes. Books; Genres; Collections; Readability; Selected Essays of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson Robert Louis Stevenson, ""On the Enjoyment of Unpleasant Places"," Selected Essays of Robert Louis Stevenson, Lit2Go Edition, (), accessed Aug

  G. K. Chesterton said of Scottish writer Robert Louis Stevenson that he "seemed to pick the right word up on the point of his pen, like a man playing spillikins." This collection of Stevenson's essays includes: On the Enjoyment of Unpleasant Places, An Apology for Idlers, Aes Triplex, Talk and Talkers, A Gossip on Romance, The Character of Dogs Brand: The Floating Press. Essays of Robert Louis Stevenson. By. Robert Louis Stevenson. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. Popular books in Essays, Fiction and Literature. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle Download Read more. Pride and Prejudice.


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Stevenson, Robert Louis, Title: Essays in the Art of Writing Contents: On some technical elements of style in literature -- The morality of the profession of letters -- Books which have influenced me -- A note on realism -- My first book: "Treasure Island" -- The genesis of "The master of Ballantrae" -- Preface to "The master of.

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Robert Louis Stevenson[1] was born at Edinburgh on the 13 November His father, Thomas, and his grandfather, Robert, were both distinguished light-house engineers; and the maternal grandfather, Balfour, was a Professor of Moral Philosophy, who lived to be ninety years old.

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Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson (13 November – 3 December ) 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.

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Mercutio, as he was own cousin to Benedick Virginibus Puerisque - Read book online.London: Chatto and Windus, pp. Aeg. Silk marker. Fine paper editionGilt title and decoration on spine and Stevenson's gilt monogram on front of the pocket book series of Robert Louis Stevenson's work.