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The Resource The lantern-bearers and other essays : Robert Louis Stevenson, selected with an introduction by Jeremy Treglown

The lantern-bearers and other essays : Robert Louis Stevenson, selected with an introduction by Jeremy Treglown

Label
The lantern-bearers and other essays : Robert Louis Stevenson
Title
The lantern-bearers and other essays
Title remainder
Robert Louis Stevenson
Statement of responsibility
selected with an introduction by Jeremy Treglown
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1850-1894
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Treglown, Jeremy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
English essays
Label
The lantern-bearers and other essays : Robert Louis Stevenson, selected with an introduction by Jeremy Treglown
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1871. The philosophy of umbrellas -- 1874. John Knox and his relations to women: private life -- 1876. Forest notes: idle hours -- Walking tours -- An apology for idlers -- On falling in love -- 1877. In the Latin quarter: a ball at mr Elsinare's -- A studio of ladies -- Crabbed age and youth -- 1878. Walt Whitman -- Edinburgh -- 1879. Truth of intercourse -- Some aspects of Robert Burns -- 1880. The old Pacific capital -- 1881. Samuel Pepys -- Davos in winter -- The misgivings of convalescence -- 1882. The foreigner at home -- A gossip on romance -- 1883. The character of dogs -- 1884. A humble remonstrance -- 1887. The day after tomorrow -- Thomas Stevenson, civil engineer -- A chapter on dreams -- The lantern-bearers -- 1888. Confessions of a Unionist -- Letter to a young gentleman who proposes to embrace the career of art -- The education of an engineer -- 1890. Authors and publishers -- Father Damien: an open letter to the Reverend dr Hyde of Honolulu -- My first book -- Treasure Island
Control code
ocm17354020
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxiii, 289 pages
Isbn
9780374521011
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
87037988
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)17354020
Label
The lantern-bearers and other essays : Robert Louis Stevenson, selected with an introduction by Jeremy Treglown
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1871. The philosophy of umbrellas -- 1874. John Knox and his relations to women: private life -- 1876. Forest notes: idle hours -- Walking tours -- An apology for idlers -- On falling in love -- 1877. In the Latin quarter: a ball at mr Elsinare's -- A studio of ladies -- Crabbed age and youth -- 1878. Walt Whitman -- Edinburgh -- 1879. Truth of intercourse -- Some aspects of Robert Burns -- 1880. The old Pacific capital -- 1881. Samuel Pepys -- Davos in winter -- The misgivings of convalescence -- 1882. The foreigner at home -- A gossip on romance -- 1883. The character of dogs -- 1884. A humble remonstrance -- 1887. The day after tomorrow -- Thomas Stevenson, civil engineer -- A chapter on dreams -- The lantern-bearers -- 1888. Confessions of a Unionist -- Letter to a young gentleman who proposes to embrace the career of art -- The education of an engineer -- 1890. Authors and publishers -- Father Damien: an open letter to the Reverend dr Hyde of Honolulu -- My first book -- Treasure Island
Control code
ocm17354020
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxiii, 289 pages
Isbn
9780374521011
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
87037988
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)17354020

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