Stevenson, Robert Louis
Title FATHER DAMIEN: An Open Letter to the Reverend Doctor Hyde of Honolulu
Book Condition 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.
Edition Reprint. 33 pages plus one-page ad.
Publisher London: Chatto & Windus, 1910.
Seller ID 51119.00
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.
English Literature. Literature. 19th Century Literature.