By Caroline McCracken-Flesher,Abigail Burnham Bloom,Oliver S. Buckton,Jenny Calder,Robert L. Caserio,Barbara Chatton,Ann C. Colley,Martin Danahay,Dennis Dennishoff,Linda Dryden
Although Robert Louis Stevenson used to be a overdue Victorian, his work--especially Treasure Island and The unusual Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde--still circulates energetically and the world over between renowned and educational audiences and between old and young. well known by means of Henry James, Vladimir Nabokov, and Jorge Luis Borges, Stevenson's fiction crosses the limits of style and demanding situations slender definitions of the fashionable and the postmodern.
Part 1 of this quantity, "Materials," presents an creation to the writer's lifestyles, a survey of the feedback of his paintings, and various assets for the teacher. partially 2, "Approaches," thirty essays deal with such subject matters as Stevenson's discussion with James approximately literature; his verse for kids; his Scottish history; his wanderlust; his paintings as gothic fiction, as technological know-how fiction, as detective fiction; his critique of imperialism within the South Seas; his usefulness within the artistic writing school room; and the way he encourages expansive considering throughout texts, occasions, locations, and lives.
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