Kidnapped : being memoirs of the adventures of David Balfour in the year 1751 ... / written by himself and now set forth by Robert Louis Stevenson ; with 16 illustrations by W. B. Hole ...

Author
Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
Thirtieth thousand.
Published/​Created
London : Cassell & Company, Limited, 1891.
Description
vi p., [1] leaf, 311, [17] p., [17] leaves of plates (1 folded) : 16 ill., 1 folded col. map ; 19 cm.

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Library of Congress genre(s)
Fiction [Browse]
Summary note
The adventures of sixteen-year-old David Balfour, an orphan, who after being kidnapped by his villainous uncle manages to escape and becomes involved in the struggle of the Scottish highlanders against English rule.
Notes
  • In smooth turquoise cloth, blocked in gold and red.
  • Last group of pages is publisher's advertising, first page of which is integral with last gathering of text.
  • Princeton copy has newspaper clipping pasted over last page of advertising.
OCLC
25346072
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