Robert Louis Stevenson

Letters


circa 1880-82

Letter to HenleyAutograph letter, initialled, to W. E. Henley 1p. 8vo.,ca. 1880. A brief reassurance that Stevenson is indeed at work on one oftheir collaborative projects: "je workerai comme un trump." PR5493.A3 1880 spec coll.

1895

Vailima LettersVailima Letters, Being Correspondence Addressed by Robert LouisStevenson to Sidney Colvin, November 1890-October 1895. London: Methuen,1895. First British edition. Original terracotta-coloredbuckram. PR 5493.A35 1895 spec. coll.

1899

The Letters of Robert Louis Stevensonto his Family and FriendsThe Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson to his Family and Friends.London: Methuen, 1899. First British edition. Original redbuckram. PR 5493.A3 1899 spec. coll.
The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson to his Family and Friends. NewYork: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1899. First American edition.Original red pebble-grained cloth. PR 5493.A3 1899b spec. coll.

1902

Some LettersSome Letters. New York: Ingalls Kimball, 1902. Firstedition. Original light blue paper-covered boards. PR 5493.A3 1902 spec.coll.
Three Letters from Robert Louis StevensonThree Letters from Robert Louis Stevenson. London: Essex HousePress, 1902. First edition. Original grey paper-covered boards.One of 54 copies on paper. PR 5496.C58 spec. coll.

1923

Four Letters from Robert Louis Stevenson Concerningthe Dramatization of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. HydeFour Letters from Robert Louis Stevenson Concerning the Dramatizationof Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. Pretoria: printed for private circulation,1923. First edition. Original rose-colored wrappers. PR5493.A3 1923 spec. coll.

1956

Letters to Charles BaxterRLS, Stevenson's Letters to Charles Baxter. New Haven: YaleUniversity Press, 1956. First edition. Copy 1: original greencloth. Copy 2: original blue cloth. PR 5493.A3 1956

1962

R. L. S. to J. M. BarrieR. L. S. to J. M. Barrie: A Vailima Portrait. San Francisco:The Book Club of California, 1962. Original paper coveredboards. PR 5493.A3 1962 spec. coll.

1994

The Letters of Robert Louis StevensonThe Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson. New Haven: Yale UniversityPress: 1994[-95]. First edition. Original green cloth. PR5493.A3 1994

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