by Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: Charles Scribners' Sons 1895
Number of pages: 464
'David Balfour' is the sequel to 'Kidnapped', and starts at the exact moment that Robert Louis Stevenson's more famous book ends - with Balfour in Edinburgh, standing cold and remorseful outside the offices of the British Linen Company. From there begins a rollicking series of adventures which sees our eponymous hero successively marooned on a remote island, traveling through Holland and France where he fights for his life...
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by Robert Louis Stevenson - Turner
This book is a comic tale of manners. Young Dick Naseby chances to meet the beautiful Esther. Falling in love he is loath to despoil her romantic notions of her long lost father. But when he returns, things start to fall apart ...
by Robert Louis Stevenson - Charles Scribner's Sons
This is Robert Louis Stevenson's historical romance set during the War of the Roses. The time is 15th century England, and Richard Shelton, the young hero, overcomes one obstacle after another in his quest to rescue Joanna, his love.
by Robert Louis Stevenson, Lloyd Osbourne - Longmans,Green & Co.
A black comedy novel first published in 1889. The story is about two brothers who are the last two surviving members of a tontine. The book is notable for being the first of three novels that Stevenson co-wrote with Osbourne, who was his stepson.
by Robert Louis Stevenson - Scribner
In his book Stevenson gives an accurate and in depth look into the people and culture of the islands of the South Pacific. The book describes the author's two year journey from the Marqueses Islands, to Tahiti, then Honolulu, and finally Samoa.