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Coasts of Treasure Island

Harold Francis Watson

Coasts of Treasure Island

a study of the backgrounds and sources for Robert Louis Stevenson"s romance of the sea.

by Harold Francis Watson

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Published by Naylor Co. in San Antonio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894. -- Sources.,
  • Sea stories, Scottish -- History and criticism.,
  • Pirates -- History -- 18th century.,
  • Treasure Island (Imaginary place),
  • Pirates in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    GenreSources.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5486 .W3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 231 p.
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4909947M
    ISBN 100811102823
    LC Control Number76078333

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