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Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Wordsworth Classics) [ Paperback ]
Author: Robert Louis Stevenson 
Binding: Paperback (256 pages)
Language: English
ISBN 10: 9781853260612
ISBN 13: 9781853260612
Dimensions: 19.7 x 12.7 x 2.1 cm , 0.17 kg
Publisher: Wordsworth Editions ( 1993-07-05 )
Description: With an Introduction and Notes by Dr Tim Middleton, Head of English Studies, University of Ripon and York.In seeking to discover his inner self, the brilliant Dr Jekyll discovers a monster. First published to critical acclaim in 1886, this mesmerising thriller is a terrifying study of the duality of man's nature, and it is the book which established Stevenson's reputation as a writer.Also included in this volume is Stevenson's 1887 collection of short stories, The Merry Men and Other Tales and Fables.The Merry Men is a gripping Highland tale of shipwrecks and madness; Markheim, the sinister study of the mind of a murderer; Thrawn Janet, a spine-chilling tale of demonic possession; Olalla, a study of degeneration and incipient vampirism in the Spanish mountains; Will O' the Mill, a thought-provoking fable about a mountain inn-keeper; and The Treasure of Franchard, a study of French bourgeois life.A brilliant horror story and a true classic that all will enjoy.This paperback book has 256 pages and measures: 19.6 x 12.6 x 1.4cm.
 
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