eBook Treasure Island (Children's Library) download
by Jeff Fisher,Robert Louis Stevenson
Author: Jeff Fisher,Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: Longmeadow Pr; 1st Longmeadow Press ed edition (December 1, 1995)
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p. c. (Penguin classics). I. 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. There then followed a collection of poems for young readers, A Child’s Garden of Verses (1884), and other books of adventure fiction, but after Treasure Island the most important of Stevenson’s novels, published in 1886, was The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, a psychological thriller that still rivals Treasure Island in interest, as in the earlier.
American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. by. Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894; Rhead, Louis, 1857-1926, ill. Publication date.
Stevenson Robert Louis. Читать онлайн Treasure Island. Stevenson Robert Louis. by Robert Louis Stevenson. The servant led us down a matted passage, and showed us at the end into a great library, all lined with bookcases and busts upon the top of them, where the squire and Dr. Livesey sat, pipe in hand, on either side of a bright fire. I had never seen the squire so near at hand. He was a tall man, over six feet high, and broad in proportion, and he had a bluff, rough-and-ready face, all roughened and reddened and lined in his long travels.
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First published as a book on May 23, 1883, it was originally serialized in the children’s magazine Young Folks between 1881–82 under the title Treasure Island or, the mutiny of the Hispaniola with Stevenson adopting the pseudonym Captain George North
There were two things in it: a book and a piece of paper.
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. It began when I was a boy. My father had an inn by the sea called the Admiral Benbow. There were two things in it: a book and a piece of paper. On the first page of the book was the name 'Billy Bones, mate. Then there were a lot of dates and sums of money. It shows how much money that buccaneer Billy Bones go. Then he opened the paper.
The Time Machine, Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. Library of Classic Adventure Stories by Courage Books. Treasure Island, Children's Classics, . Stevenson retold by Margery Green by Margery Green. Treasure Island (retold ∙ Oxford English picture readers) by Jane S. Cooper. Has the (non-series) sequel.
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.
All five of my children, ages 3-14, have been enthralled through the whole thing and begging for one more chapter.