Kidnapped (Illustrated)

ebook: Kidnapped (Illustrated)

Sprache - Englisch

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DigiCat Publishing presents to you this special edition of "Kidnapped (Illustrated)" (Being Memoirs of the Adventures of David Balfour in the Year 1751) by Robert Louis Stevenson. DigiCat Publishing considers every written word to be a legacy of humankind. Every DigiCat book has been carefully reproduced for republishing in a new modern format. The books are available in print, as well as ebooks. DigiCat hopes you will treat this work with the acknowledgment and passion it deserves as a classic of world literature.

About the Author

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894) was a prolific Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer, renowned for his adventurous and engaging storytelling. Born in Edinburgh, Stevenson's early academic pursuits in engineering and law were overshadowed by his passion for writing. His literary style often combined elements of adventure with an insightful exploration of human psychology and morality, which became a defining characteristic of his work.

Stevenson's oeuvre includes timeless classics, such as 'Treasure Island' and 'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.' 'Kidnapped (Illustrated),' one of his prominent novels, recounts the adventures of young David Balfour in 18th century Scotland, blending historical fact with fiction and showcasing Stevenson's skill in using the Scottish landscape as a vivid backdrop for his narratives. His adept use of language and mastery in creating immersive stories with complex characters has made his work a staple in the canon of English literature. Moreover, Stevenson's influence extends beyond literature; he is celebrated for his personal courage in battling chronic illness, which adds a poignant layer to his legacy as a writer who lived as adventurously as the characters he created.

Product Details

Publisher: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Language: English

Size: 189 Pages

Filesize: 979.2 KB

ISBN: 8596547178781