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1 Stevenson, Robert Louis; illustrated by Jessie Wilcox Smith A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [undated]. 0684209497 / 9780684209494 Reprint. Hardcover. Fine, in dusky pink cloth with bright yellow top-edge tint; in very good dust jacket that shows multiple chips and creased tears to upper front panel. 
Stevenson's absolutely marvelous collection of poems for children, with Smith's delicate and witty illustrations in black-and-white crowding the margins and at the poem heads, and in color on a dozen inserted plates. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 Stevenson, Robert Louis FATHER DAMIEN: An Open Letter to the Reverend Doctor Hyde of Honolulu
London: Chatto & Windus, 1910. Reprint. 33 pages plus one-page ad. Hardcover. Darkening to endsheets and to covers, a hint of wear to the edges, a whisper of fading to spine; in maroon cloth with gilt titles within a black cartouche and black rules on front cover, gilt lettering to spine. 
Powerful letter by RLS written in defense of Father Damien and in response to a letter from a certain C.M. Hyde of Honolulu villifying Damien and published in the Sydney Presbyterian in 1889. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 (Stevenson, Robert Louis). Steuart, J.A. ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON: Man and Writer, A Critical Biography
London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd., [undated]. B000856VQE First edition thus: one-volume edition. Hardcover. Very faint spotting to upper page edges and fore-edge, else near fine, in tan cloth with black spine lettering; in a very good minus dark jacket, showing dark offsetting to front and rear panels, and age-darkening to spine panel. 
"The display of facts here...is masterly."--Richard Church. "A quite first-rate biography, now puts in the features missing in the official family portrait."--C.E. Montague. 304 pages, including index. Frontispiece photo-portrait of Stevenson. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Stevenson, Robert Louis THE SILVERADO SQUATTERS
San Francisco: The Grabhorn Press, 1952. First edition thus. Limited to 900 copies. Biobooks 31 issue. Hardcover. Faint offsetting to the endpapers, spine displays some mild tanning, page edges lightly foxed, else a near fine copy in blue decorated boards with a natural linen shelfback and a printed blue label; no dust jacket. 
"The book was originally intended for direct sale by the Press, but Mr. Sullivan [Biobooks] bought the entire edition."--ZAMORANO EIGHTY 71. Classic account of Stevenson's 1880 honeymoon in a deserted miner's cabin on a California mountainside. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5 Stevenson, Robert Louis THE SUICIDE CLUB & OTHER DARK ADVENTURES
(North Yorkshire): Tartarus Press, [2004]. 1872621902 / 9781872621906 First edition, first printing: limited to 400 copies. Hardcover. Fine in chianti binding with gilt lettering and devices; matching chianti endsheets, satin ribbon marker; in a fine dust jacket. 
Massive (507-page) volume gathers the full range of Stevenson's fantastic and macabre tales, with an introduction by Mark Valentine. THE SUICIDE CLUB, THE RAJAH'S DIAMOND, THE STRANGE CASE OF DR JEKYLL AND MR HYDE, FABLES, more. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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6 Stevenson, Robert Louis TRAVELS WITH A DONKEY IN THE CEVENNES
Boston: Herbert B. Turner & Co., 1905. Vintage reprint. Hardcover. Contemporary signature and date to the front endpaper, small stain to the upper front cover, rubbing wear to the spine ends and corner tips, else very good in maroon cloth with a signed Arts and Crafts motif to the spine and front cover, top edge gilt. 
Stevenson's CÚvennes mountain hiking account in an attractive binding featuring a gilt-stamped design by Thomas B. Hapgood (TBH). 12mo. 229 pages. Tissue-guarded frontispiece photograph of Stevenson. A pioneering classic of outdoor literature. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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