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By Robert Louis Stevenson

* ALL 12 Novels and all up to date with concise introductions, giving invaluable contextual information
* the various texts are illustrated with the unique Victorian art, together with TREASURE ISLAND and DR JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE
* each brief tale and brief tale collection
* entrance no-nonsense contents desk permitting effortless navigation round the immense file
* Texts organised into scholarly chronological order and divided into literary forms
* the full poetry and plays
* the entire collaboration works with different authors
* Even comprises the entire letters, with their contents table
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* a variety of photographs on the topic of Stevenson's existence and works
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The mood was earnest rather than hostile, and we didn't get very far with this particular team sheet. 'Chairman: Elton John. ' 'Centre-forward: Justin Fashanu. He's an iron. ' So I can easily conjure the fickle leers that would await me if, one morning, I walked into the club saying: 'Well, guys — there's a new book about men and masculinity that's going to straighten out all the problems we've been having with our male identity. It says we should spend much more time together and exult in our hairiness and sliminess and zaniness.

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More decisively, though, Lit & Soc, and indeed literary criticism, felt dead and gone. That time now seems unrecognizably remote. I had a day job at the Times Literary Supplement. Even then I sensed discrepancy, as I joined an editorial conference (to help prepare, perhaps, a special number on Literature and Society), wearing shoulder-length hair, a flower shirt, and knee-high tricoloured boots (well-concealed, it is true, by the twin tepees of my flared trousers). My private life was middle-bohemian — hippyish and hedonistic, if not candidly debauched; but I was very moral when it came to literary criticism.

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