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A Database of Victorian Fiction, 1837–1901

A Database of Victorian Fiction, 1837–1901

Title: The Beach of Falesá

Author and Title: Robert Louis Stevenson. The Beach of Falesá: Being the Narrative of a South Sea Trader; and, The Bottle Imp

First Edition: London: Cassell, 1892. 1 volume, cr. 8vo., 5s.


Summary: Illustrated by Gordon Browne. Originally titled Uma during its serial run. Listed in the EC, the book was only published in a few copies to secure copyright. Later both stories were included in Island Nights' Entertainments (1893).

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References: EC; Harvard; Sutherland; Yale


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