The Letters Of Robert Louis Stevenson, 2 Volumes (of 8) Volume One - 1854 - April 1874. Volume Two - April 1874 - July 1879, 1994.
STEVENSON, Robert Louis, Edited By BOOTH, Bradford A. & MEHEW, Ernest
New Haven & London, Yale University Press, 1994. Volume One - 525pp with b/w frontispiece, 240 x 160mm. 79pp of Acknowledgements, Introduction, Sources of Information, Stevenson Family Tree, Balfour Family Tree, Main Correspondents - Family & Friends, Sources of Letters & Other Material, Short Titles with 8 b/w plates and 425pp of Letters. Volume Two - 352pp with b/w frontispiece. 262pp of Letters followed by Appendix, 6 Prose Poems, Index of Correspondents and General Index. Hardcovers in original cloth bindings with dust jackets in as new condition. R.L.S. a master story-teller and essayist was also a fine and delightful letter-writer and theses volumes celebrate a neglected although key aspect of Stevenson's literary achievement covering his early life in Scotland through to his time in France, a country he loved. 1.65kg in weight therefore shipping will cost more than ABE default setting. Bookseller Inventory # 000214