While it is the writing of Robert Louis Stevenson that has brought fame to his family name, the author gives this account of how his ancestors changed the shape of the eastern Scotland coast by designing and supervising the construction of lighthouses. Illustrations.While it is the writing of Robert Louis Stevenson that has brought fame to his family name, the author gives this account of how his ancestors changed the shape of the eastern Scotland coast by designing and supervising the construction of lighthouses. Illustrations.Read Less
Good in Fine jacket. Signed by Author A Good copy in a Fine dust jacket. A tight clean copy, but a binding copy has left two small "fold under" spots to the front fixed endpaper (glued down inside the front cover). Signed by the author at the title page.
Fine in fine dust jacket. HarperCollins, New York, NY, 1999. 1st Edition, 1st Printing, Fine/Fine, Hard Cover, Size=6"x8.5", 278pgs(Index). Clean, tight & bright. No ink names, tears, chips, foxing etc. Price unclipped. ISBN 0060194278 Robert Louis Stevenson 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Very good in very good dust jacket. BS3-DJ is mylar protected. DJ has wrinkling and crease on the top and corners and very light shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has wrinkling on the spine edges and gutter edges, previous owner's name written on the front loose endpaper, very light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Signed by the author on the title page. A book about how the Stevenson family virtually defined the Scottish coast by designing and building lighthouses in the 18th and 19th centuries. Bibliography, indexed, 278p.
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