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The bottle imp

by Robert Louis Stevenson

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Clarion Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hawaii,
  • Polynesia
    • Subjects:
    • Magic -- Fiction,
    • Hawaii -- Fiction,
    • Polynesia -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      Keawe buys a magic bottle which brings him all that he desires but which he must sell before he dies in order to avoid spending eternity in hell.

      Edition Notes

      StatementRobert Louis Stevenson ; illustrated by Jacqueline Mair.
      ContributionsMair, Jacqueline, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.S8482 Bo 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination60 p. :
      Number of Pages60
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL795872M
      ISBN 100395721016
      LC Control Number95031742
      OCLC/WorldCa32854147

      THE BOTTLE IMP ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON Note. — Any student of that very unliterary product, the English drama of the early part of the century, will here recognise the name and the root idea of a piece once ren-dered popular by the redoubtable O. Smith. The root idea is there and identical, and yet I hope I have made it a new Size: 84KB. A delightfully dark middle-grade novel reminiscent of the Newbery-winning classic, The Westing of a wish. Go big with it. A winning lottery ticket. Eternal happiness. School vacation for a year. Now, answer this question: If you know this wish will come true, would you still make it if you knew someone else would somehow have to pay for it?

      The Bottle Imp, 1st Printing, Painted Cover. (HRN , with 2/54 date). What would you do if you could have anything you wished for - for a price - the price of your soul?. The Bottle Imp is the story of a man whose very fate depends on his outwitting the devil Rating: % positive. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

        "The Bottle Imp" has a very creative, interesting storyline. When Keawe, a Hawaii native, travels to San Francisco and comes across a beautiful house and a man looking to sell a mysterious bottle with magic powers, he buys it. Keawe wishes for a beautiful house, as well. Upon getting it, he sells the bottle, but again buys it back for a by: 6. The Bottle Imp. By: This book contains the following works arranged alphabetically by authors last names: The Mysterious Mansion [Honoré de Balzac], The Tomb of Heiri [Arthur Christopher Benson], Chickamauga [Ambrose Bierce], An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge [Ambrose Bierce], The Death of Halpin Frayser [Ambrose Bierce], A Halloween.


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