On Biography.com, learn more about Scottish writer Robert Louis Stevenson, who thrilled audiences over the course of his short life with novels like <i>Treasure Island, Kidnapped</i>, and <i>Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde</i>.
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.
Summary: Combines an account of Robert Louis Stevenson's experiences as he traveled from New York to California by train in 1879 and a description of the building and operation of railroads in nineteenth-century America. Another one I browsed through. The cover is a bit misleading. It has a lot of historical photos and information blended with the Stevenson story. I'm not sure my kiddo would read this, but I would :)
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