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by Robert Louis Stevenson

Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Subcategory: Literature & Fiction
Language: English
Publisher: Perfection Learning; Pck edition (April 1, 2002)
Category: Teens and Young Adults
Rating: 4.9
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Robert louis stevenson. Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island is the quintessential British adventure story, and like so many such is aimed at a young and chiefly male readership.

Robert louis stevenson. It belongs in part to the castaway tradition, commencing with Robinson Crusoe and continuing with The Swiss Family Robinson and Marryat’s Masterman Ready, all of which Stevenson read as a boy.

Robert Louis Stevenson and the Fiction of Adventure. Harvard University Press, 1964. Robert Louis Stevenson: A Biography. New York: Random House, 1994. Watson, Harold F. Coasts of Treasure Island: A Study of the Backgrounds and Sources for Robert Louis Stevenson’s Romances of the Sea. San Antonio, Te. Naylor, 1969.

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Its influence is enormous on popular perceptions of pirates, including such elements as treasure maps marked.

Its influence is enormous on popular perceptions of pirates, including such elements as treasure maps marked with an X, schooners, the Black Spot, tropical islands, and one-legged seamen bearing parrots on their shoulders. Treasure Island was originally considered a coming-of-age story and is noted for its atmosphere, characters, and action.

If sailor tales to sailor tunes, Storm and adventure, heat and cold, If schooners, islands, and maroons

an American gentleman in accordance with whose classic taste the following narrative has been designed, it is now, in return for numerous delightful hours, and with the kindest wishes, dedicated by his affectionate friend, the author. To the hesitating purchaser. If sailor tales to sailor tunes, Storm and adventure, heat and cold, If schooners, islands, and maroons, And buccaneers, and buried gold, And all the old romance, retold.

Its influence is enormous on popular perceptions of pirates, including such elements as treasure maps marked with an "X", schooners, the Black Spot, tropical islands, and one-legged seamen bearing parrots on their shoulders. An old sailor named Billy Bones comes to lodge in the rural Admiral Benbow Inn on the West English coast. Treasure Island, Robert Louis Stevenson Treasure Island is an adventure novel.

My name is Jim Hawkins and I'm going to tell you the story of Treasure Island. It began when I was a boy.

txt 64 Кб. CHAPTER ONE. The Old pirate at the Admiral Benbow. My name is Jim Hawkins and I'm going to tell you the story of Treasure Island. My father had an inn by the sea called the Admiral Benbow.

Читает Cora McDonald. The next ten or twelve pages were filled with a curious series of entries.

An innkeeper's son finds a treasure map that leads him to a pirate's fortune.