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Robert Louis Stevenson (1850 - 1894) 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.
Table of Contents:
Island Nights' Entertainments (South Sea Tales)
New Arabian Nights:
THE SUICIDE CLUB
THE RAJAH'S DIAMOND
THE PAVILION ON THE LINKS
A LODGING FOR THE NIGHT - A STORY OF FRANCIS VILLON
THE SIRE DE MALETROIT'S DOOR
PROLOGUE OF THE CIGAR DIVAN
STORY OF THE DESTROYING ANGEL
THE SQUIRE OF DAMES
NARRATIVE OF THE SPIRITED OLD LADY
THE SUPERFLUOUS MANSION (Continued).
ZERO'S TALE OF THE EXPLOSIVE BOMB
STORY OF THE FAIR CUBAN
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