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First editions of the works of Robert Louis Stevenson 1850-1894

Grolier Club

First editions of the works of Robert Louis Stevenson 1850-1894

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Published by Grolier Club in New York .
Written in English

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  • Stevenson, Robert Louis, -- 1850-1894 -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Stamp on recto of last leaf: Collection of Arnold Wood, New York

    Other titlesFirst editions of the works of Robert Louis Stevenson ..
    Statementwith other Stevensoniana exhibited at the Grolier Club November 5-28, 1914
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 74 p. ;
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14515539M

    About Robert Louis Stevenson. Robert Louis Stevenson (–) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer who spent the last part of his life in the Samoan islands. His best-known books include Treasure Island, Kidnapped, The Master of Ballantrae, and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. The Henry van Dyke collection of the Works of Robert Louis Stevenson contributed to the holdings on Stevenson, as well as the first editions received from Henry Gerstley (nearly 70 volumes). For details see: "Robert Louis Stevenson" in the Princeton University Library Chronicle XIV, 2 .

    Full text versions of early editions of works by Robert Louis Stevenson. Includes 'Kidnapped', 'The Master of Ballantrae' and other well-known novels, as well as 'Prince Otto', 'Dynamiter' and 'St Ives'. Also early British and American book editions, serialisations of novels in newspapers and literary magazines, and essays by Stevenson. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Robert Louis Stevenson, long recognized as a master storyteller and essayist, was also one of the finest and most delightful of letter writers. This is one of a set of eight volumes containing his collected letters. The edition contains nearly letters. Volumes III and IV cover the period from August to June.

    Edinburgh edition of the Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, often considered the finest edition of Stevenson due to the paper quality used, number of 1, copies, with the final line of an autograph letter signed by Robert Louis Stevenson. Octavo, 32 volumes, bound in full contemporary morocco, gilt titles to the spine, top edges gilt. Robert Louis Stevenson (), a Scottish author of novels, poems, and essays, is best known for the classic books Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. A literary celebrity during his lifetime, Stevenson remains popular for his celebrated contributions to the adventure and horror genres.


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Robert Louis Stevenson (born Robert Lewis Balfour Stevenson; 13 November – 3 December ) was a Scottish novelist, poet and travel writer, most noted for Treasure Island, Kidnapped, Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, and A Child's Garden of Verses. Born and educated in Edinburgh, Stevenson suffered from serious bronchial trouble for much of his life, but continued to write Notable works: Treasure Island, A Child's Garden.

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The Henry van Dyke collection of the Works of Robert Louis Stevenson contributed to the holdings on Stevenson, as well as the first editions received from Henry Gerstley (nearly 70 volumes). For details see: "Robert Louis Stevenson" in the Princeton University Library Chronicle XIV, 2 (Winter, ) p Buy Robert Louis Stevenson Antiquarian & Collectable Books and get the best deals at the lowest prices on eBay.

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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Robert Louis Stevenson: Seven Novels (Leather-bound Classics).Reviews: Stevenson, Robert Louis (–), writer, was born at 8 Howard Place, Edinburgh, on 13 Novemberthe only son of Thomas Stevenson (–), civil engineer, and his wife, Margaret Isabella Balfour (–).He was given the names Robert Lewis Balfour but changed the spelling (although not the pronunciation) of the second to Louis when he was about eighteen, and dropped the.Grolier Club: First editions of the works of Robert Louis Stevenson,and other Stevensoniana exhibited at the Grolier Club from November 5 to Novem (New York, The Grolier Club, ) (page images at HathiTrust) Grolier Club: Framed paintings, water-colors, and prints.

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