Treasure Island

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‘Treasure Island’ tells the tale of the mutiny of Long John Silver and the race for buried treasure, as seen through the eyes of the cabin boy Jim Hawkins. It has appealed to generations of readers ever since Robert Louis Stevenson penned it in 1881.

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One of the best-loved adventure stories ever written, Treas-ure Island’s timeless tale of pirates, lost treasure maps, mutiny and derring-do has appealed to generations of readers ever since Robert Louis Stevenson penned it in 1881 with the claim: If this don’t fetch the kids, why, they have gone rotten since my day.But more than just a children’s classic, the novel is considered to be one of the greatest feats of storytelling in the English language, with characters such as the unforgettable Long John Silver becoming part of the cultural consciousness. Treasure Island is a coming-of-age story that will captivate both adults and children for as long as stories are told.

Additional information

Weight0.26 kg
Dimensions19.8 × 12.8 × 2.1 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

272

Language

English

Edition

New edition

Dewey

823.8 (edition:23)

Readership

Children – juvenile / Code: J