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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... 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 ...
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... 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 ... and 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 The Crow and the Pitcher ...
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 ...
The Wrecker (novel)
... The Wrecker (1892) is a novel written by Robert Louis Stevenson in collaboration with his stepson Lloyd Osbourne ... 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 countervailing opportunities offered ...
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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    For God’s sake give me the young man who has brains enough to make a fool of himself!
    Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)

    Whenever the moon and stars are set,
    Whenever the wind is high,
    All night long in the dark and wet,
    A man goes riding by.
    —Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)

    And they heaved a mighty breath, every soul on board but me,
    As they saw her nose again pointing handsome out to sea;
    But all that I could think of, in the darkness and the cold,
    Was just that I was leaving home and my folks were growing old.
    —Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)

    When it comes to my own turn to lay my weapons down, I shall do so with thankfulness and fatigue, and whatever be my destiny afterward, I shall be glad to lie down with my fathers in honour. It is human at least, if not divine.
    —Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)