The Robert Louis Stevenson collection includes manuscripts and letters written by the Scottish novelist, as well as letters and manuscripts about him by others. Correspondents include Stevenson’s wife, mother, and cousin, as well as writers Edmund Gosse and H. Rider Haggard. Also present are a facsimile of baby records kept by Stevenson’s mother (1850-1858), lecture cards from the University of Edinburgh (1869-1872), and a journal kept by Stevenson’s father in 1845. Several letters to Sir Sidney Colvin concerning Stevenson are also present.
This collection was digitized as part of Project REVEAL (Read and View English & American Literature).
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