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Treasure Island

Treasure Island (out of print)

Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
$19.99(NZD)  inc GST
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Description
N. C. Wyeth's thrilling, evocative artwork -- created circa 1911 -- enlivens Robert Louis Stevenson's unforgettable tale of adventure in this thoughtful retelling of the literary classic, abridged for younger readers, 4 to 8 years of age. This large-format book provides a wonderful introduction to the beloved story and is sure to be read and enjoyed by families for generations.
Awards
Shortlisted for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.
Author description
Robert Louis Stevenson (1854-1894) was a Scottish essayist, novelist, and poet best known for romantic adventure stories such as Treasure Island (1883), Dr Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1886) and Kidnapped (1886). Steve Zorn is a former editor of Running Press. He has written other children's classics (Courage) in the 9.98 format such as The Classic Book of Best-loved Bedtime Stories; Mostly Ghostly; Eight Spooky Tales to Chill Your Bones; Mostly Monsters; Eight Terrifying Tales to Tingle Your Spine; and Start Exploring[trademark] Masterpieces. N.C. Wyeth (1882-1945) was an American illustrator and painter. His best known illustrations are for Stevenson's novels (Treasure Island, Kidnapped, The Black Arrow) and an edition of Robin Hood.
Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780762412754
  • : runnin
  • : runnin
  • : February 2002
  • : 331mm X 248mm X 11mm
  • : United States
  • : October 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Hardback
  • : abridged edition
  • : N.C. Wyeth
  • : 823.8
  • : 48
  • : four-colour illustrations
  • : Robert Louis Stevenson