This volume includes Stevenson's famous spine-chilling thriller Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde as well as. .Stevenson was buried on Samoa, an island he had come to love very much. Although Stevenson's novels are perhaps more accomplished, his short stories are also vivid and memorable.
This volume includes Stevenson's famous spine-chilling thriller Dr. Hyde as well as Weir of Hermiston, a brilliant autobiographical portrayal of a father-son relationship. All show his power of invention, his command of the macabre and the eerie, and the psychological depth of his characterization.
Would be better to have known that.
This volume includes. This volume includes Stevenson's famous spine-chilling thriller Dr. Weir of Hermiston - one of the great unfinished novels apparently. Would be better to have known that. Okay I read it only because I was travelling and had nothing else but it was nice to read the accents and the terminology, especially as his early days were in Edinburgh so there were lots of familiar places mentioned.
Utterson the lawyer was a man of a rugged countenance that was neverlighted by a smile; cold, scanty and embarrassed in discourse; backwardin sentiment; lean, long, dusty, dreary and yet somehow lovable. At friendly meetings, and when the wine was to his taste, somethingeminently human beaconed from his eye; something indeed which neverfound its way into his talk, but which spoke not. only in these silentsymbols of the after-dinner face, but more often and loudly in the actsof his life
Henry jekyll's full statement of the case.
Henry jekyll's full statement of the case. I was born in the year 18- to a large fortune, endowed besides withexcellent parts, inclined by nature to industry, fond of the respectof the wise and good among my fellowmen, and thus, as might have beensupposed, with every guarantee of an honourable and distinguishedfuture. And indeed the worst of my faults was a certain impatient gaietyof disposition, such as has made the happiness of many, but such as Ifound it hard to reconcile with my imperious desire to carry my headhigh, and wear a more than commonly grave countenance before the public.
Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde is a gothic novella by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, first published in 1886. The work is also known as The Strange Case of Jekyll Hyde, Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, or simply Jekyll & Hyde
Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde is a gothic novella by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, first published in 1886. The work is also known as The Strange Case of Jekyll Hyde, Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, or simply Jekyll & Hyde. It is about a London legal practitioner named Gabriel John Utterson who investigates strange occurrences between his old friend, Dr Henry Jekyll, and the evil Edward Hyde
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Robert Louis Stevenson. Father Damien, an Open Letter to the Reverend Dr. Hyde of Honolulu. Records of a Family of Engineers. Hyde as well as Weir of.About the Author: Robert Louis Stevenson is a well-known Scottish writer who wrote books, poetry and travel books.As the two are deepening their relationship, the book breaks off. Confusingly, there are two characters in the novel called Christina, the younger of whom is Archie's sweetheart. Hyde as well as Weir of Hermiston, an unfinished novel, whom many consider to be Stevenson's masterpiece. It was cut short by his sudden death in 1894 from a cerebral hemorrhage. THE STRANGE CASE OF DR JEKYLLl AND MR HYDE: Dr. Jekyll invented a drug that would change him into the ominous Mr. Hyde.
Author: Robert Louis Stevenson,Emma Letley
Category: Literature and Fiction
Subcategory: Genre Fiction
Publisher: Oxford University Press; 3900th ed. edition (June 18, 1987)
Pages: 272 pages
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