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Lighthouse Stevensons: The extraordinary story of the building of the Scottish lighthouses by the ancestors of Robert Louis Stevenson First British Edition in dustjacket

By: BATHURST, Bella STEVENSON, Robert Louis.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: HarperCollins, London, 1999, ISBN:0002570068:

Seller ID: 91734


BATHURST, Bella. The Lighthouse Stevensons : The extraordinary story of thebuilding of the Scottish lighthouses by the ancestors of Robert Louis Stev enson. (London): HarperCollins, (1999). First UK Printing. Pp. (8),ix-xx,1-284, + 16 p. of black and white sketches of lighthouses. 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. "Robert fought foul weather and opposition tobuild the Bell Rock light near Arbroath. his eldest son, Alan, designed Sk erryvore, considered 'the most beautiful lighthouse in the world'. David Stevenson was responsible for the light at Muckle Flugga, Scotland's nort... View more info

Return to Treasure Island and the Search for Captain Kidd. 1st US in dj.

By: CLIFFORD, Barry KIDD, William) STEVENSON, Robert Louis) PERRY, Paul (with)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: William Morrow, New York, 2003, ISBN:0060185090:

Seller ID: 64451


CLIFFORD, Barry. Return to Treasure Island and the Search for Captain Kidd ; with Paul Perry. (NY): William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins, (2003). First US Printing. Pp. (i)-x,(1)-278. Illustrated. 8vo, tan cloth spine with blue paper covered boards, metallic red lettering to spine. This volume depicts the author's expedition in search of the shipwreck of Captain William Kidd's legendary pirate ship, the Adventure Galley -- "the Holy Grail of pirate archaeology" -- by travelling to Madagascar to find Kidd's vesseland any treasure that may be found on board. Vg in vg dj. 20.00 View more info

Intention and Survival : Psychical Research Studies and the Bearing of Intentional Actions by Trance Personalities on the Problem of Human Survival

By: HAMILTON, T. Glen HAMILTON, Thomas Glendenning GREEN, H.A.V., foreword] STEVENSON, Robert Louis)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Macmillan Company of Canada, Toronto, 1942,:

Seller ID: 97580


HAMILTON, T. Glen. Intention and Survival : Psychical Research Studies and the Bearing of Intentional Actions by Trance Personalities on the Problem of Human Survival . Edited by J.D. Hamilton. [Foreword by H.A.V. Green]. Toronto: The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, 1942. First Printing. Pp. (8),ix-xviii,(2),[1]-292, including frontispiece. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, purple cloth with silver lettering to front and spine. A posthumously-published survey of psychical research and trance personalities by Thomas Glendenning Hamilton (1873-1935), former Doctor of Medicine at Manitoba... View more info

Treasured Islands. in dj.

By: HOLMES, Lowell D. STEVENSON, Robert Louis)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sheridan House, Dobbs Ferry, NY, 2001, ISBN:1574091301:

Seller ID: 55895


HOLMES, Lowell D. Treasured Islands : Cruising the South Seas with Robert Louis Stevenson. (Dobbs Ferry, NY): Sheridan House, (2001). Pp. 281. Illustrated. 8vo, tan cloth. The fresh account of Robert Louis Stevenson's voyagesthroughout the numerous islands of the South Pacific. Vg-fine in dj (with red sticker to front flap). 25.00 View more info

Tahiti : A Paradise Lost. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: HOWARTH, David COOK, James BLIGH STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1984,:

Seller ID: 18572


HOWARTH, David. Tahiti : A Paradise Lost. New York : Viking Press, (1984). First U.S. Printing. Pp 226. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth spine. "This is a fascinating and cautionary tale, told largely in the words of the island's most famous visitors." James Cook, Captain Bligh, Herman Melville, RobertLouis Stevenson, &c. 16 chapters including : 3. The French in Arcady; 4. E ndeavour; 5. The Transit of Venus; 6. Sailors Imparadised; 7. 'Noble Savages'; 8. Spanish Observers; 9. The First Preachers; 10. Cook's Last Visit; 11. Mutiny; 12. The Mission of the Duff; 13. Muskets and Mercenaries.... View more info

Long John Silver : The True and Eventful History of My Life of Liberty and Adventure as a Gentleman of Fortune & Enemy to Mankind. Second Paperback Printing

By: LARSSON, Bjorn GEDDES, Tom, trans. STEVENSON, Robert Louis.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Harvill Press, London, 1999, ISBN:1860465390:

Seller ID: 33487


LARSSON, Bjorn. Long John Silver : The True and Eventful History of My Lifeof Liberty and Adventure as a Gentleman of Fortune & Enemy to Mankind. Tra nslated from the Swedish by Tom Geddes. London : The Harvill Press, (1999).Second Printing. Pp (10),3-[390],(2). 8vo, art-illustrated card overs. Bjö rn Larsson (b. 1953, Jönköping, Sweden). A fictionalized autobiography of the great Robert Louis Stevenson character. "Long John Silver, the enigmatic, treacherous and yet strangely attractive pirate whose exploits have been recounted by Robert Louis Stevenson in Treasure Island lived out his... View more info

Bibliography of the Works of Robert Louis Stevenson. New and Revised Edition

By: PRIDEAUX, W. F., Colonel. STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Bibliographical Society of Canada / University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1918, ISBN:0802018653:

Seller ID: 103205


PRIDEAUX, W. F., Colonel. A Bibliography of the Works of Robert Louis Stevenson. By Colonel W.F. Prideaux, C.S.I. A New and Revised Edition. Edited and Supplemented By Mrs. Luther S. Livingston, Assistant Librarian of the Harry Elkins Widener Memorial Library, Cambridge, Massachusetts. London : Frank Hollings, 7 Great Turnstile, Holburn, MCMXVIII. [1918]. Pp (4),v-viii,(2),3-[401],(1),(4, publisher’s ads for other bibliographies, including Mason on Wilde),(2) + portrait frontispiece + facsimile letter (opp. p.3). 6 other facsimiles in the text. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, top ed... View more info

Poems

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus , London, 1913,:

Seller ID: 59193


STEVENSON, Robert Louis. Poems . L.: Chatto & Windus, MCMXIII. Pp. 399. 8vo, blue paper covered boards with tan cloth spine, gilt lettering to front, t.e.g. Boards dampstained and rubbed, inner hinges cracked, occasional light foxing, else vg. 40.00 View more info

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Tales and Fantasies. 1st ed

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 1905,:

Seller ID: 1109


STEVENSON, Robert Louis. Tales and Fantasies. L.: Chatto & Windus, 1905. First UK Edition. Pp. 237. 8vo, 3/4 blue morocco, with printed cloth with gilt trim, raised bands, gilt lettering and decoration to spine, t.e.g., with original black board cloth and spine bound in at rear. Light foxing to outer pages, occasional marginal spotting, some light wear to spine ends and board edges, else a very nice copy. 200.00 View more info

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Weir of Hermiston. 1st ed.

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 1896,:

Seller ID: 36157


STEVENSON, Robert Louis. Weir of Hermiston An Unfinished Romance. L: Chattoand Windus, Piccadilly, 1896. First Edition. Pp 289. 8vo, black cloth, t.e .g. Rubbed, a few spots to covers, very slight edgewear, spine slightly sunned, rear inner hinge tender, else vg. 120.00 View more info

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Across the Plains : With Other Memories and Essays. 2d ed

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, London , 1895,:

Seller ID: 36155


STEVENSON, Robert Louis. Across the Plains With Other Memories and Essays. Second Edition. London : Chatto & Windus, Piccadilly, 1895. Pp 317. 8vo, black cloth, t.e.g. Rubbed with wear to extremities, front inner hinge tender, spine slightly sunned, owner's signature, else vg. 85.00 View more info

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St. Ives: Being The Adventures of a French Prisoner in England. 1st UK no dj

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Heinemann, 1898,:

Seller ID: 30927


STEVENSON, Robert Louis. St. Ives : Being The Adventures of a French Prisoner in England. London : William Heinemann, 1898. First UK Edition. Pp 312. 8vo, dark grey cloth. Light wear to cloth, bookplate to front endpaper, blindstamp to rear free endpaper, else vg. 125.00 View more info

Ticonderoga. in glassine.

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fort Ticonderoga Museum, 1923,:

Seller ID: 42261


STEVENSON, Robert Louis. Ticonderoga : A Legend of the West Highlands. NY: Printed for the Fort Ticonderoga Museum, 1923. Pp 28, frontis. 8vo, blue boards, paper label to front. Dampstain to bottom one inch of boards, dampwrinkling to bottom one inch of text block, else vg in slightly chipped glassine wrapper. 25.00 View more info

Island Nights' Entertainments

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1893,:

Seller ID: 63742


STEVENSON, Robert Louis. Island Nights' Entertainments. NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1893. Pp. 220. Illustrated with twenty-six plates, including the frontis + one coloured map. Small 8vo, tan cloth, black and brown decoration to front and spine. A collection of three stories, all which take place in the South Seas and Hawaii: 1. The Beach of Falesá: being a narrative of aSouth Sea Trader; 2. The Bottle Imp; 3. The Isles of Voices. Foxing to the spine and rear cloth, with a lesser amount to the fore-edge, spine ends li ghtly bumped, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Child's Garden of Verses and Underwoods

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Herbert B. Turner & Co., Boston, 1905,:

Seller ID: 59743


STEVENSON, Robert Louis. A Child's Garden of Verses and Underwoods . Boston: Herbert B. Turner & Co., 1905. Pp. 133, frontis. Small 8vo, maroon cloth with gilt lettering and decorations to front and spine, t.e.g., red ribbon place-marker. Some minor edgewear, name, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Das Flaschenteufelchen

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis Insel-Bucherei nr. 302) MULLER, H.A. WEGNER, L., ubertragen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Im Insel Verlag, Leipzig, 1955,:

Seller ID: 76864


STEVENSON, Robert Louis. Das Flaschenteufelchen . Erzählung, übertragen vonL. Wegner. Mit Holzstichen von Hans Alexander Müller. (Leipzig): Im Insel- Verlag, 1955. Pp. [1]-62,(2). Illustrated. 8vom patterned green paper covered boards with printed white title label to front and spine. Insel-Büchereinr. 302. A German translation of Stevenson's adventure story "The Bottle I mp". Vg. 15.00 View more info

Black Arrow. in dj.

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis MAXTON, J.K.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Collins Clear-Type Press, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 74923


STEVENSON, Robert Louis. The Black Arrow . Illustrated by J.K. Maxton. London : Collins Clear-Type Press, [n.d.]. Pp. (2),[i]-xiii,(1),1-300,(4) + frontispiece, + 4 pages of plates. Illustrated. Large 8vo, orange-brown cloth with gilt decoration to front, gilt lettering to front and spine. An adventure novel for young adults. Very good in rubbed, spine-chipped, unclipped dustjacket. 50.00 View more info

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Wrecker. 1st ed

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis Osbourne, Lloyd HOLE, William METCALF, W.L.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Cassell & Company Limited, 1892,: 1892

Seller ID: 1110


STEVENSON, Robert Louis and Lloyd OSBOURNE. The Wrecker. Illustrated by William Hole and W.L. Metcalf. London : Cassell & Company, Limited, 1892. First Edition. Pp. 427. frontispiece + 11 plates. 8vo, 3/4 blue morocco, marbled boards with gilt trim, raised bands, gilt lettering and decoration to spine, with original blue board cloth and spine bound in at rear, t.e.g. Spine edges rubbed, some shelf wear to bottom edges, corners bumped, else very nice copy. 250.00 View more info

Robert Louis Stevenson Originals.

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis SIMPSON, E. Blantyre.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: T.N. Foulis, London & Edinburgh, 1912,:

Seller ID: 84588


(STEVENSON, Robert Louis). SIMPSON, E. Blantyre. The Robert Louis StevensonOriginals. London & Edinburgh : T.N. Foulis, (December) 1912. First Editio n. Pp (12),[1]-213,(1),(4,ads),(1), tipped-in frontis + 30 tipped-in plates. Index. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Contents : 1. The Golden Age. 2. Memories and Portraits. 3. Comrades and Canoes. 4. Drama and Doubles. 5. Over the Hills andFar Away. 6. South Seas and the Magnetic North. 7. Hills of Home. Spotting / fading to cloth, corners bumped, frontispiece edgeworn, else very good. 2... View more info

Child's Garden of Verses

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis SOWERBY, Millicent

Price: $40.00

Publisher: David McKay, Philadelphia, 0,:

Seller ID: 73111


STEVENSON, Robert Louis. A Child's Garden of Verses . Illustrated by Millicent Sowerby. Philadelphia, PA: David McKay, [n.d. - ca. 1910]. Pp. (2),[i]-xv,(1),[1]-125,(3), colour frontis., + 11 p. of plates. 8vo, limp maroon leather boards with gilt decoration and lettering to front and spine, a.e.g. Spine sunned, some edgewear, dampstaining to fore-edge of final few leaves,gift inscription (from 1912) to first blank, else vg. 40.00 View more info