Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1886)
Book ID: 65528
Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1886. Second UK Edition. Pp , 141, (1 leaf of publisher’s adverts to rear). Green cloth boards, title lettered in gilt to spine; margin of lower covers lightly damp stained. Contents in nice bright condition.
Along with “Treasure Island” one of the author’s most enduring works, “Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” was an immediate success and helped cement Stevenson’s reputation. It has inspired countless stage productions and more than 100 films.
First published by by Scribner (New York), the first British edition was published in wrappers (soft cover) then in hardback in 1886. This second edition followed shortly after.
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