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Written by Robert Louis StevensonAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Robert Louis Stevenson

  • Format: Paperback, 224 pages
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  • Publisher: Bantam Classics
  • On Sale: May 1, 1982
  • Price: $3.95
  • ISBN: 978-0-553-21249-5 (0-553-21249-4)
about this book

Masterfully crafted, Treasure Island (published in 1883) is a stunning yarn of piracy on the fiery tropic seas -- an unforgettable tale of treachery that embroils a host of legendary swashbucklers, from honest young Jim Hawkins to sinister, two-timing Israel Hands, to evil incarnate, blind Pew. But above all, Treasure Island is a complex study of good and evil, as embodied by that hero-villain, Long John Silver: the merry unscrupulous buccaneer-rogue whose greedy quest for gold cannot help but win the heart of every soul who ever longed for romance, treasure, and adventure.