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Treasure Island by  Robert Louis Stevenson - Hardcover - Reprint - 1998 - from Shamrock Books and Biblio.com

Treasure Island

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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Portland House, 1998. Book. Hardcover. Reprint. Hardcover, 8vo.258pp.Tight. Ink-marker dot top edge. No D/j as issued. A volume in Portland House Classics series. Near Fine..

Treasure Island is an adventure novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. The story was originally serialised in the children's magazine Young Folks under the title The Sea Cook over a period of several months from 1881-82. Traditionally considered a coming-of-age story, Treasure Island is the classic pirate tale, known for its superb atmosphere, character and action. It is one of the most frequently dramatised of all novels. The influence of Treasure Island on popular perception of pirates is vast, including treasure maps with an "X", schooners, the Black Spot, tropical islands, and one-legged seamen with parrots on their shoulders.  Read more: Identifying first editions of Treasure Island




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On Sep 13 2014, said:
  "A wonderful Penguin hard bound edition. Fun to read it again."


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