Robert Louis Stevenson

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Robert Louis Stevenson
Born Robert Lewis Balfour Stevenson
13 November 1850
Edinburgh, Scotland
Died 3 December 1894 (aged 44)
Vailima, Samoa
Occupation Writer
Nationality Scottish
Period Victorian era
Spouse(s) Fanny Van de Grift Osbourne
Children Isobel Osbourne (stepdaughter)
Lloyd Osbourne (stepson)
Relative(s) Thomas Stevenson
Margaret Isabella Balfour


Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson (November 13, 1850 – December 3, 1894) was a Scottish writer. He wrote 13 novels. He also wrote short stories, poems, and travel books.

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References[change | edit source]

  1. Menikoff, Barry. The Complete Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson; Introduction. Modern Library, 2002, p. xx
  2. Menikoff, Barry. The Complete Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson; Introduction. Modern Library, 2002, p. xvii