Notes and papers of Robert Louis Stevenson. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.9892
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1891-1894, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 112 Leaves (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows. (i) Miscellaneous notes. (Folio 1.) (ii) Miscellaneous articles by Robert Louis Stevenson. Included are four galley slips of the article ‘Confessions of a unionist’, written in 1887, but not published - see Roger G Swearingen, ‘The prose writings of Robert Louis Stevenson’ (London, 1980), page 122. Another item of particular interest is page-proofs of chapters of the ‘South Sea letters’ dealing with Hawaii, which were set up for Sir Sidney Colvin when he was preparing the volume for the Edinburgh Edition of Stevenson's ‘Works’ (Edinburgh, 1895-1898), but were not included in that edition. (Folio 13.)

  • Arrangement

    112 folios.

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