The strange case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde and other tales of terror by Robert Louis Stevenson

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Published by Penguin Books in London .

Written in English

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Places:

  • London (England)

Subjects:

  • Horror tales, Scottish,
  • Physicians -- Fiction,
  • Multiple personality -- Fiction,
  • Self-experimentation in medicine -- Fiction,
  • London (England) -- Fiction

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. xxxix-xlii).

Book details

StatementRobert Louis Stevenson ; edited by Robert Mighall.
GenreFiction.
SeriesPenguin classics
ContributionsMighall, Robert.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5482 .M54 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxliii, 177 p. ;
Number of Pages177
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3658075M
ISBN 100140439110
LC Control Number2002513069
OCLC/WorldCa48236918

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