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Other titlesThe old Pacific capital
SeriesCalifornia classics -- no. 1
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Pagination55, [1] p.
Number of Pages55
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During its time as a rooming house, known as the French Hotel, a young writer, Robert Louis Stevenson, stayed a few months in the autumn of Poor, in frail health and unknown, Stevenson was cared for by friends while he courted his future wife, Fanny Osbourne. The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, a collection of Stevenson’s works from the National Library of Scotland.

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Robert Louis Stevenson Born Novem Edinburgh, Scotland photo circa Photo accession CV # Jules Simoneau () standing on Pearl Street in front of his old place At this time occupied by J. Urbanus grocery store and general merchandise. The beloved Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson spent a short chapter of his life in Monterey California and left a lasting impact on the community.

The R. Stevenson Club of Monterey was founded to honor Stevenson’s wonderful literary legacy and his generous life. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more.

Robert Louis Stevenson's story of Monterey: The old Pacific capital in SearchWorks catalog. A cutout of Robert Louis Stevenson looks over the first floor of the Pacific House Museum in Monterey, California. As the story begins, Fanny, a married woman with three young children, is.

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The below books are the most anticipated. Octo Media Contact: Jeanne McCombs Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California /. Robert Louis Stevenson (born Robert Lewis Balfour Stevenson; 13 November – 3 December ) was a Scottish novelist, poet and travel writer, most noted for Treasure Island, Kidnapped, Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, and A Child's Garden of Verses.

Born and educated in Edinburgh, Stevenson suffered from serious bronchial trouble for much of his life, but continued to write Notable works: Treasure Island, A Child's Garden.

Princeton University Library One Washington Road Princeton, NJ USA () On this page you will find details about RLS’s travels through Monterey, in and above the Napa Valley, Sacramento and San Francisco. You will also find details about the Stevenson museums in California: the Robert Louis Stevenson Silverado Museum, and the Stevenson House State Historical Monument in Monterey.

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In what Robert Louis Stevenson called “the most felicitous meeting of land and sea,” the sea was winning Wednesday at Pebble Beach. Other writers have picked up the line, as writers and editors are wont to do, feeding off each other.

It’s a nice quote, but it didn’t sound familiar to me. Yes, much has been written about Robert Louis Stevenson but this book is far more philosophical than biographical. It is an ethics book adroitly inserted into a vivid account of the years RLS spent in France, Monterey, San Francisco and the South seas.

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The old Pacific capital: Robert Louis Stevenson's story of Monterey (California classics). Girardin’s French House where RLS lived from September to Decemberwaiting for Fanny’s divorce and working onThe Amateur Emigrant, ‘Pavilion on the Links’, and his essay on first arrival in Monterey and during Fanny’s initial indecision about divorce Stevenson took a horse to go camping in the Carmel Valley southeast of the town.

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Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (). Both of these novels have curious origins. A map of an imaginary island gave Stevenson the idea for the first story, and a nightmare supplied the premise of the second. But the site of the Stevensons’ lodge is marked by a book-shaped table, placed here in by the Napa Women’s Club.

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