Publisher description for The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde / Robert Louis Stevenson.


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Master storyteller Robert Louis Stevenson possessed remarkable powers of invention, particularly in the genres of horror and the supernatural. His compelling 1866 novel recounts the experiences of a physician whose well-intentioned experiments result in a drug that transforms him into a remorseless killer. A work of deep psychological perception, Stevenson's morality tale is synonymous with incidents of dual personality, and it continues to intrigue generations of readers. Unabridged republication of a standard edition.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Physicians Fiction, Multiple personality Fiction, London (England) Fiction