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mauro cordone Nov 12
"... I felt younger, lighter, happier in body; within I was conscious of a heady recklessness ... a solution of the bonds of obligation, an unknow but not an innocent freedom of the soul ..." 1850
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City of Literature Nov 13
Happy Birthday to Robert Louis Stevenson - one of Edinburgh's most loved and inspirational writers 🎂 'Every heart that has beat strongly and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it in the world, and bettered the tradition of mankind' -
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Dr. Paul Nov 13
"Everyday courage has few witnesses. But yours is no less noble because no drum beats for you and no crowds shout your name." -- -born today in Edinburgh, Scotland (1850-1894). Author of "Treasure Island" (1883) & "Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde" (1886).
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The Little Bookshop Cookham Nov 13
It’s Robert Louis Stevenson’s Birthday! 🎉✨ We have two beautiful editions of Treasure Island in store for those of you who want to celebrate in remembrance 📖 Which book cover is your favourite? 😊
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NLS Map Collections Nov 13
"There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign." Robert Louis Stevenson. was born 1850, and spent his final years on Upolu Island, Samoa, dying there in 1894.
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PaisleyBookFest Nov 13
Happy Day "He does not hear; he will not look, Nor yet be lured out of this book. For, long ago, truth to say, He has grown up and gone away, And it is but a child of air That lingers in the garden there." A Children's Garden of Verses
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Toby Stephens News Nov 13
Trivia: On this day 169 years ago Scottish writer was born. 1881/82 he wrote a children's magazine serial called 'Treasure Island or the mutiny of the Hispaniola' as 'Captain George North'. The rest is history. Thank you for Captain Flint! 🖤🏴‍☠️
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Mair Bull Nov 13
Love RSL and proud to be his relation. Particularly enjoyed National Theatre’s Treasure Island from a few years ago
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The Sorries Nov 13
Celebrating on - here's a solo track from Douglas, an original music setting for Requiem.
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X.Lechard 10h
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Reid Smith Nov 13
To honor the birthday of the legendary 'Robert Louis Stevenson.' I figure why not show his most acclaimed books most ppl have read or haven't already.| ______________________________
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Mr. Gordon's Library Nov 13
Happy Birthday to ! (1850 – 1894)
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Yab : Telly Bloke Nov 13
1850 - Birth of Robert Louis Stevenson, Scotland, author (Treasure Island)
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Christine Nov 13
Happy birthday , Scottish novelist and travel writer (died 1894).
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LiteraryCorstorphine Nov 13
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Sustrans Scotland Nov 16
To celebrate Day earlier this week, The Colinton Tunnel unveiled a new portrait within their huge mural along Route 75. Sustrans Scotland have support the project through , funded by
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Scottish novelist and travel writer was born on this day November 13, 1850 in Edinburgh. (Portrait by Sir William Blake Richmond Oil On Canvas anvas, 1887)
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Sergio Rodríguez Nov 13
1850 Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island, 1934, directed by Victor Fleming. Opening Credits.
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John C. Bruening Nov 13
Robert Louis Stevenson, born Nov 13, 1850. Author of TREASURE ISLAND, KIDNAPPED and THE STRANGE CASE OF DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE (among others). “We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world. The best we can find in our travels is an honest friend.”
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Andrew Jimenez Nov 12
"Make the most of the best and the least of the worst."
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