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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and other stories
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde and other stories Author:Robert Louis Stevenson Robert Louis Stevenson first dreamed ("a wonderful nightmare," he called it) the story of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. He wrote the first manuscript in three days - and then threw it into the fire because it so horrified his wife. Painfully rewritten, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde became the sensation of its day, and its characters a... more » lasting synonym for the good and evil in every man.
Stevenson is also a master of the traditional ghost story. The Bottle Imp, and The Body Snatcher belong to a genre as old as storytelling itself. Here men tangle with magical and malignant spirits who offer fame and wealth, but take a terrible revenge for their gifts.
Those who have enjoyed Stevenson's adventure tales will find a chilling new dimension in these excursions into the eerie world of the supernatural.« less