The Greatest Stories Of Robert Louis Stevenson (eBook)
Strange Case Of Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde, The Suicide Club, The Body Snatcher, And Other Short Stories
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The Best Short Works of One of English Literatures Most Masterful Storytellers Collected in a Single Volume
Known mostly for his seminal full-length works, such as the famous classicsTreasure Island andKidnapped, Robert Louis Stevensons masterful short fiction is often overshadowed. Now these pioneering works in the English short story tradition are presented here, collected in a single volume.
Including the beloved novella "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," which G. K. Chesterton called a double triumph, and The Merry Men, as well as stories like The Suicide Club and The Rajahs Diamond from the acclaimed 1882 collectionNew Arabian Nights,The Greatest Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson immerses you in Stevensons extraordinary worldsthrilling tales of pure adventure and suspense, glorious evocations of the beauty of the Scottish countryside, and characters painted with the same vigor and energy as his most well-known creations.
Showcasing his brilliant and lucid prose, his dramatic skill, and his perfect sense of pace that made him a celebrity during his time and a landmark author in the history of English literature, Stevensons enduring stories continue to capture the imagination of the contemporary reader and rightly belong to popular mythology today.