176 pages, paperback. His innovative thriller, as shocking now as when it was first published, the "Penguin Classics" edition of Robert... Læs mere
Stevenson's great adventure story, set in the 18th century, was conceived in the Scottish Highlands, where the author and his 12-year-old stepson amused themselves by making a map that showed the location of buried treasure on an island. The illustrations first appeared in 1949.
In 1878, Robert Louis Stevenson was suffering from poor health, struggling to survive on the income derived from his writings, and... Læs mere
En bog om "et kort, en skat, et mytteri, et forsømt skib, en fin gammel godsejer, en doktor og en skibskok med ét ben." Stevensons farverige fortælling om helte og skurke er her fantasifuldt... Læs mere
First published to critical acclaim in 1886, this mesmerising thriller is a terrifying study of the duality of man's nature. This volume also includes a collection of Stevenson's short stories