A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland [Robert Louis Stevenson's copy]. Samuel Johnson.

A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland [Robert Louis Stevenson's copy]

Edinburgh: Bell and Bradfute, 1806. New Edition. From the Library of Robert Louis Stevenson with Vailima bookplate and autographed by Isobel Strong (Stevenson's stepdaughter).

As Stevenson grew up in Scotland and wrote extensively about it, Johnson's tour of the Isles informs his works Kidnapped and Treasure Island, among others.

12mo. 207pp.
A fair copy with front board glued at inner hinge to flyleaf, detached from rest of text at p. 2/3, lacks rear flyleaf, general rubbing. Item #111

Price: $450.00