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eBook The Strange Case Of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and The SuicideClub (Puffin Classics) ePub

by Robert Louis Stevenson

  • ISBN: 0140350470
  • Subcategory: For Children
  • Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Puffin (April 1, 1986)
  • Pages: 176
  • ePub book: 1143 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1101 kb
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  • Rating: 4.6
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Well," said Mr. Enfield, "I can't see what harm it would do. It was aman of the name of Hyde. Hm," said Mr. Utterson. What sort of a man is he to see?"

Enfield and the lawyer were on the other side of the by-street; butwhen they came abreast of the entry, the former lifted up his cane andpointed. Did you ever remark that door?" he asked; and when his companion hadreplied in the affirmative. It is connected in my mind," added he,"with a very odd story. Well," said Mr. What sort of a man is he to see?"

Robert Louis Stevens' best works by far(of what I have read of him). Dr. Jekyll, of course already has its deserved acclaim and is a worthwhile read despite the well known story line.

Robert Louis Stevens' best works by far(of what I have read of him). The Suicide Club offers a gripping ride that has impressive moments of suspension and creates some investing characters. Of everything I have read from Stevens these are really the only two things I found of much value but I do feel they deserve some praise.

Henry jekyll's full statement of the case. I was born in the year 18- to a large fortune, endowed besides withexcellent parts, inclined by nature to industry, fond of the respectof the wise and good among my fellowmen, and thus, as might have beensupposed, with every guarantee of an honourable and distinguishedfuture. And indeed the worst of my faults was a certain impatient gaietyof disposition, such as has made the happiness of many, but such as Ifound it hard to reconcile with my imperious desire to carry my headhigh, and wear a more than commonly grave countenance before the public.

By Robert Louis Stevenson. Published by Planet eBook. Visit the site to download free eBooks of classic literature, books and novels. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution- Noncommercial . United States License. MR. UTTERSON the lawyer was a man of a rugged coun-tenance, that was never lighted by a smile; cold, scanty and embarrassed in discourse; backward in sentiment; lean, long, dusty, dreary, and yet somehow lovable.

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde is a gothic novella by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, first published in 1886. The work is also known as The Strange Case of Jekyll Hyde, Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, or simply Jekyll & Hyde

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde is a gothic novella by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, first published in 1886. The work is also known as The Strange Case of Jekyll Hyde, Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, or simply Jekyll & Hyde. It is about a London legal practitioner named Gabriel John Utterson who investigates strange occurrences between his old friend, Dr Henry Jekyll, and the evil Edward Hyde

The work is commonly known today as The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and .

The work is commonly known today as The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, or simply Jekyll & Hyde. It is about a London lawyer named John Gabriel Utterson who investigates Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde is the original title of a novella written by the famous Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson that was first published in 1886. Published September 2nd 2003 by Signet Classics (first published January 5th 1886). The Victorians identified with Jekyll/Hyde and maybe to know that others are also struggling with doing right without doing wrong certainly made them feel less like an aberration when they next felt the itch for the East End.

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894) is a well-respected Scottish writer. It is actually a collection of speeches and essays about the REAL book and a summary of D. ekyll and M. yde. That fact wasn't stated anywhere on the selling page. With a propensity towards imaginative thought and rebellious philosophies, Stevenson traveled throughout the world during his life, using his experiences in much of his writing. His two best-known stories, Treasure Island and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde are classics of Western literature. Series: Word Cloud Classics.

Published in 1866, "Jekyll And Hyde" was an instant success and brought Stevenson his first taste of fame. Robert Louis Stevenson, novelist, poet, and essayist, was born in Edinburgh on November 13, 1850. Though sometimes dismissed as a mere mystery story, the book has evoked much literary admirations. Vladimir Nabokov likened it to "Madame Bovary" and "Dead Souls" as "a fable that lies nearer to poetry than to ordinary prose fiction. Ill health interrupted his formal education at Edinburgh University and plagued him throughout his life.

After taking an elixir created in his laboratory, mild mannered Dr Jekyll is transformed into the cruel and despicable Mr Hyde. Although seemingly harmless at first, things soon descend into chaos and Jekyll quickly realises there is only one way to stop Hyde. Stevenson's quintessential novella of the Victorian era epitomizes the conflict between psychology, science and religious morality, but is fundamentally a triumphant study of the duality of human nature. Classics Classic Ficton.