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Robert Louis Stevenson memories.

Robert Louis Stevenson memories.

[25 photographs of Robert Louis Stevenson, his homes and his haunts]

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Published by T.N. Foulis in London, Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis, -- 1850-1894 -- Portraits.

  • Edition Notes

    Descriptive letterpress on versos facing plates.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. ℗ .
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14260737M

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    Stevenson quickly learns how important the newsboy is on the emigrant train: he sells “books, papers, fruits, lollipops and cigars, and on emigrant journeys, soap, towels, tin-washing dishes, tin coffee – pitchers, coffee, tea, sugar and tinned eatables, mostly hash or beans and bacon” (p. ). Robert Louis Stevenson was born on Novem , in Edinburgh, Scotland, the son of a noted lighthouse builder and harbor engineer. Though healthy at birth, Stevenson soon became a victim of constant breathing problems that later developed into tuberculosis, a sometimes fatal disease that attacks the lungs and bones.

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He was greatly admired by many authors, including Jorge Luis Borges, Ernest Hemingway, Rudyard Kipling and Vladimir Nabokov/5. Robert Louis Stevenson: Memories Paperback – January 1, by Robert Louis Stevenson (Author)Author: Robert Louis Stevenson.

Robert Louis Stevenson Memories Hardcover – January 1, by T. Foulis (Author), Le Roy Phillips (Illustrator) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" Author: T. Foulis. Robert Louis Stevenson was born in in Edinburgh, the son of an engineer.

He briefly studied engineering, then law, and contributed to university magazines while a student. Despite life-long poor health, he was an enthusiastic traveller, writing about European travels in the late s and marrying in America in Optimized for the MobiPocket Reader, this is a very special edition of Robert Louis Stevenson's "Memories and Portraits." The text of the book is completely in English.5/5(1).

Inside this e-book – Reminiscences and Portraits PDF Information by Robert Louis Stevenson – It’s a quaint little Robert Louis Stevenson memories. book. I did not study all of it, as I ordered it for one explicit essay, nonetheless ended up learning most of them (some on literature.

Indeed, apart from his exuberant and very candid letters, Memories and Portraits is the nearest thing to an autobiography published by Stevenson. The very first essay is about his memories as a Scot of his first contacts with England (“The Foreigner Abroad”). Finely bound, early edition of Robert Louis Stevenson's () collection of sixteen essays; the first eleven consisting of personal memories and portraits of family and friends, making this the nearest thing to an autobiography published by Stevenson.

Stevenson, Robert Louis. Published by London Chatto & Windus, Piccadilly "Only fifty copies of this large paper edition of 'Memories and Portraits' have been printed. Robert Louis Stevenson was a 19th-century Scottish writer notable for such novels as 'Treasure Island,' 'Kidnapped' and 'Strange Case of Dr.

Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.'Born: Memories and Portraits is a collection of essays by Robert Louis Stevenson, first published in Contents. The Foreigner at Home; II. Some College Memories; III. Old Morality; IV.

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Robert Louis Stevenson (). “Memories and Portraits: Stevenson's Vol. 21”, p, VM eBooks The first experience can never be repeated. The first love, the first sun-rise, the first South Sea Island, are memories apart, and touched a virginity of sense.

(RLS, “Talk and Talkers: I”, in Memories and Portraits, The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, Swanston edn, vol ix [London: Chatto and Windus, ] pp.p. 90) 90) Walter Grindlay Simpson () was one of RLS’s closest friends from his student days at Edinburgh University.

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Robert Louis Stevenson (13 November – 3 December ) was a Scottish novelist 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 prolifically and travel widely in defiance of his Notable works: Treasure Island, A Child's Garden.

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Author: Stevenson, Robert Louis, Title: Memories and Portraits Contents: The foreigner at home -- Some college memories -- Old mortality -- A college magazine -- An old Scotch gardener -- Pastoral -- The manse -- Memoirs of an islet -- Thomas Cited by: