'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde' by Robert Louis Stevenson. I really want to read this one, even though its famous twist ending is the worst-kept secret in all of literature! :D

The 100 greatest novels of all time: The list

'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde' by Robert Louis Stevenson. I really want to read this one, even though its famous twist ending is the worst-kept secret in all of literature! :D

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850 – 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. A literary celebrity during his lifetime, Stevenson now ranks among the 26 most translated authors in the world.

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850 – 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. A literary celebrity during his lifetime, Stevenson now ranks among the 26 most translated authors in the world.

Based on a genuine quotation from the essay 'Old Mortality', "Books were the proper remedy: books of vivid human import, forcing upon their minds the issues, pleasures, busyness, importance and immediacy of that life in which they stand; books of smiling or heroic temper, to excite or to console; books of a large design, shadowing the complexity of that game of consequences to which we all sit down, the hanger-back not least.'

Based on a genuine quotation from the essay 'Old Mortality', "Books were the proper remedy: books of vivid human import, forcing upon their minds the issues, pleasures, busyness, importance and immediacy of that life in which they stand; books of smiling or heroic temper, to excite or to console; books of a large design, shadowing the complexity of that game of consequences to which we all sit down, the hanger-back not least.'

Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson (13 November 1850 – 3 December 1894) was a Scottish novelist. His works are Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.

The 10 best first lines in fiction

Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson (13 November 1850 – 3 December 1894) was a Scottish novelist. His works are Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894) 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.

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894) 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.

The Moon by Robert Louis Stevenson; a good poem for moonlight meditation. ...also, a good poem.  And an excellent poet.

The Moon by Robert Louis Stevenson; a good poem for moonlight meditation. ...also, a good poem. And an excellent poet.

Robert Louis Stevenson -  Under the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let me lie. Glad did I live and gladly die, And I laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me: Here he lies where he longed to be; Home is the sailor, home from sea, And the hunter home from the hill.

Robert Louis Stevenson - Under the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let me lie. Glad did I live and gladly die, And I laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me: Here he lies where he longed to be; Home is the sailor, home from sea, And the hunter home from the hill.

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

The 50 Greatest British Novels of the 19th Century

Statue of Robert Louis Stevenson as a child, outside Colinton Parish Church, Scotland

Statue of Robert Louis Stevenson as a child, outside Colinton Parish Church, Scotland

Dr. Jekyll  Mr. Hyde - Robert Louis Stevenson by lamomok

Dr. Jekyll Mr. Hyde - Robert Louis Stevenson by lamomok

[Image] Keep your fears to yourself but share your courage with others  Robert Louis Stevenson https://i.redd.it/4a8j0stbjgbz.png

[Image] Keep your fears to yourself but share your courage with others Robert Louis Stevenson https://i.redd.it/4a8j0stbjgbz.png

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