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... Island nights" entertainments

Robert Louis Stevenson

... Island nights" entertainments

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Published by C. Scribner"s sons in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Robert Louis Stevenson; with a preface by Mrs. Stevenson
SeriesBiographical edition of the works of Robert Louis Stevenson
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 259 p.
Number of Pages259
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17951429M

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`Island Nights' Entertainments` is a collection of short-stories by Robert Louis Stevenson published in Stevenson died young in so this is some of his last works but represents a signal change in his writing style that left some clue to where he was headed had he lived longer/5(8).

Island Nights' Entertainments (also known as South Sea Tales) is a collection of short stories by Robert Louis Stevenson, first published in It would prove to contain some of his final completed work before his death in /5.

`Island Nights' Entertainments` is a collection of short-stories by Robert Louis Stevenson published in Stevenson died young in so this is some of his last works but represents a signal change in his writing style that left some clue to where he was headed had he lived by: 5.

She has used her father’s magic to come to the island and she and Keola now return to Molokai. Both are terrified that Kalamake will return, but he never does. Quotations from Island Nights’ Entertainments, The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, Swanston edn, vol xvii (London: Chatto and Windus, ).

One tale carries the germ of the story of Madame Butterfly, since become a part of Western culture. Another is an extraordinary retelling of a German horror story transposed to a South Sea Island setting.

The last is an effort of the pure Stevensonian imagination and there can be nothing better. - Summary by TONY ADDISON. Synopsis. I saw that island first when it was neither night nor morning. The moon was to the west, setting, but still broad and bright. To the east, and right amidships of the dawn, which was all pink, the daystar sparkled like a diamond.

The land breeze blew in our faces, and smelt strong of wild lime and vanilla: other things besides. Island Nights’ Entertainments. Contents: The Beach of Falesá A south sea bridal The Ban The Missionary Devil work Night in the bush The Bottle Imp The Isle of voices.

THE BEACH OF FALESÁ. CHAPTER I. A SOUTH SEA BRIDAL. I saw that island first when it was neither night nor morning. Island Nights Entertainments, Consisting of the Beach of Falesa, the Bottle Imp, the Isle of Voices (Paperback) Published September 1st by Nabu Press Paperback, pagesCited by: 5.

Island Nights' Entertainments by Robert Louis Stevenson. Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Stevenson, Robert Louis, Title: Island Nights' Entertainments Contents: The beach of Falesá -- The bottle imp -- The isle of voices. Language: audio books by Jane Austen. Literature Network» Robert Louis Stevenson» Island Nights' Entertainments» The Beach of Falesa.

The Beach of Falesa gone. I suppose it might be eight o'clock when I took the road, laden like a donkey. First there was that Bible, a book as big as your head, which I had let myself in for by my own tomfoolery.

The Beach of Falesa. Island nights' entertainments: consisting of The beach of Falesá, The bottle imp, The isle of voices 31 editions By Robert Louis Stevenson Go to. Island Nights' Entertainments by Robert Louis Stevenson Part 1 out of 3.

I SAW that island first when it was neither night nor morning. The moon was to the west, setting, but still broad and bright. To the paper collar, the book he made believe to read from was an odd. London: Cassell and Co, FIRST EDITION OF THE WORK AND A STEVENSON FAVORITE.

The binding by Zaehnsdorf adds in a very pleasing way to the beauty of the book, illustrated throughout by two fine artists. Item # First edition. With illustrations by Gordon Browne and W.

Hatherell. 8vo, very handsomely bound by Zaehnsdorf in full tan calf, the covers with double fillet lines in gilt.

It was collected in Island Nights' Entertainments () with two other tales, The Bottle Imp, a German folk story given a Hawaiian setting (which was published in translation in a Samoan missionary magazine), and The Isle of Voices, a Polynesian fable -ODNB.

Condition: In the original cloth binding, with pictorial gilt decoration. This Book; ; Island Nights' Entertainments Robert Louis Stevenson Read by Tony Addison ( stars; 7 reviews) A marvelous depiction of two sides of South Sea Islands' life through three separate tales.

One, the experience of the incoming British keen to live free and exploit the innocent; the other the supernatural as perceived by /5(7). Consisting of The Beach of Falesa / The Bottle Imp / The Isle of Voices.

With Illustrations by Gordon Browne and W. Hatherell. London Paris & Melbourne: Cassell & Company, 16 pp ads dated Mar Original blue-grey cloth pictorially decorated in gilt.

First English Edition, published five days after the American. The Bottle Imp is one of Stevenson's weirdest tales -- a supernatural. Island Nights' Entertainments by Robert Louis Stevenson Part 2 out of 3.

homepage; Index of Island Nights' Entertainments; Previous part (1) Next part (3) FANGA-ANAANA - "the haven full of caves." I've seen it from the sea myself, as near as I could get my boys to venture in; and it's a little strip of yellow sand.

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Island Nights' Entertainments is a book of three short stories by Robert Louis Stevenson. It was published in It is also known as South Sea Tales. The stories are "The Beach of Falesá", "The Bottle Imp", and "The Isle of Voices".

The book was one of the last books Stevenson wrote. He died in Author: Robert Louis Stevenson. Internet Archive BookReader Island nights' entertainments.

Island Nights' Entertainment - Robert Louis Stevenson - FULL Audiobook - Duration: Fresh Audio Books 1, views. The most important lesson f brain scans. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 20 cm: Contents: The beach of Falesá: being the narrative of a south sea trader --The bottle imp --The isle of Title.

It was a fine starry night, the sea was smooth as well as the sky fair; it blew a steady trade; and there was the island on their weather bow, a ribbon of palm trees lying flat along the sea.

The captain and the mate looked at it with the night glass, and named the name of it, and talked of it, beside the wheel where Keola was steering. Island Nights' Entertainments Robert Louis STEVENSON ( - ) A marvelous depiction of two sides of South Sea Islands' life through three.

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Contents: The Beach of Falesá A south sea bridal The Ban The Missionary Devil-work Night in the bush The Bottle Imp The Isle of voices. THE BEACH OF FALESÁ. CHAPTER I. A SOUTH SEA BRIDAL. I saw that island first when it was neither night nor morning. The moon was to the west, setting, but still broad and bright.

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