Treasure Island (illustrated) by R. L. Stevenson
  • Treasure Island (illustrated) by R. L. Stevenson
  • Treasure Island (illustrated) by R. L. Stevenson
  • Treasure Island (illustrated) by R. L. Stevenson
  • Treasure Island (illustrated) by R. L. Stevenson
  • Treasure Island (illustrated) by R. L. Stevenson
  • Treasure Island (illustrated) by R. L. Stevenson
  • Treasure Island (illustrated) by R. L. Stevenson
  • Treasure Island (illustrated) by R. L. Stevenson
  • Treasure Island (illustrated) by R. L. Stevenson

Treasure Island by R. L. Stevenson

£475.00

First edition of the illustrated version

Published by Cassell & Co, London 1886

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

This illustrated version of Treasure Island is in good condition. Treasure Island was originally serialized in a series of children’s magazine, Young folks, between 1881 and 1882. The first publication was in 1883 and this edition is the first illustrated version with twenty five black and white iconic illustrations.

Original red cloth boards stamped with black and gold lettering and illustrations. The spine is darkened and dulled. There are small impact damage holes in the middle and side of the spine. The spine edges and corners are lightly bumped.  The covers are lightly marked. Clean end papers with spit at gutters. Rear hinge is frail. Smattering of foxing throughout the book. Frontis tissue guard in situ. 292 plus 16 pages of advertisements at the end of the book. Cocked edition. 8vo,7 1/2 x 5″