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Stevenson, Robert Louis (1850-1894)

  • Almost 700 volumes total. For particulars refer to: [Alexander Wainwright]. Robert Louis Stevenson: A Catalogue of the Henry E. Gerstley Stevenson Collection, of the Stevenson Section of the Morris L. Parrish Collection of Victorian Novelists and Items from Other Collections of the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections in the Princeton University Library. Princeton, 1971 [(ExB) Z8843 .P95] [full text].

    The Henry van Dyke collection of the Works of Robert Louis Stevenson contributed to the holdings on Stevenson, as well as the first editions received from Henry Gerstley (nearly 70 volumes). For details see: "Robert Louis Stevenson" in the Princeton University Library Chronicle XIV, 2 (Winter, 1953) p. 105 [full text] . Also see: David A. Randall, "The Stevenson Collection" in the Princeton University Library Chronicle XVII, 2 (Winter, 1956) pp. 92-95 [full text] . Article surveys the Stevenson collection in the Parrish collection.

    See also entry under Victorian Novelists.

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