Who is Robert Louis Stevenson?

Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson (13 November 1850 – 3 December 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.

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The Wrecker (novel)
... The Wrecker (1892) is a novel written by Robert Louis Stevenson in collaboration with his stepson Lloyd Osbourne ... Garner and Jack Kelly, is described in the closing credits as "From a Novel by Robert Louis Stevenson Lloyd Osbourne" ... Stevenson described it as a ‘South Sea yarn’ concerning ‘a very strange and defective plan that was accepted with open eyes for what seemed ...
Carter-Campbell Of Possil - History - Carter of Castle Martin
... Robert Louis Stevenson Virginbus Puerisque "Some Portraits By Raeburn Chapter 8" ... An essay by Robert Louis Stevenson ... last two paragraphs) Robert Louis Stevenson refers to Sir Henry Raeburn's portraits of both Mrs Alexander Campbell of Possil and Mrs Colin Campbell of Park shown in the portrait ...
Robert Louis Stevenson - Bibliography - Island Literature - Non-fiction Works On The Pacific
... In the South Seas (1896) ... A collection of Stevenson's articles and essays on his travels in the Pacific ...
List of Classics Illustrated Junior Comic Books (UK Series From 2008)
... December 2008 Cinderella Charles Perrault · Jack and Jill 4 ... January 2009 The Pied Piper Robert Browning · Sing a Song of Sixpence 5 ... February 2009 The Sleeping Beauty Charles Perrault/Brothers Grimm ... the Little Dog · Little Boy Blue · Where go the Boats? from A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson 520 Thumbelina Hans Christian Andersen · Aesop's Fables ...
Tembinok' - Robert Louis Stevenson’s Account of Tembinok’
... Tembinok’ was immortalised by Robert Louis Stevenson's description of him in his book In the South Seas ... Robert Louis Stevenson spent two months on Abemama in 1889 ... Stevenson described Tembinok’ as the "one great personage in the Gilberts … and the last tyrant” ...

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    The outer world, from which we cower into our houses, seemed after all a gentle habitable place; and night after night a man’s bed, it seemed, was laid and waiting for him in the fields, where God keeps an open house.
    —Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)

    When I was sick and lay a-bed,
    I had two pillows at my head,
    And all my toys beside me lay
    To keep me happy all the day.
    —Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)

    To make our idea of morality centre on forbidden acts is to defile the imagination and to introduce into our judgments of our fellow-men a secret element of gusto.
    —Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)