Prayers written at Vailima by Robert Louis Stevenson

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StatementWith an introduction by Mrs. Stevenson
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Paginationxiii, 19 p.
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24175089M
OCLC/WorldCa18689252

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Prayers Written at Vailima, London: Chatto & Windus, Quarto, 2nd impression, unpaginated with 12 unopened leaves, cream-colored paper-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine and Prayers written at Vailima book, top edge gilt, color illustration by Alberto Sangorski, unusual survival of the dust jacket.

I gave this book as a gift to my pastor. It is a wonderful edition of Stevenson's poem/prayers. A favorite of mine for many years, the prayers are heartfelt, situational, yet timeless.

Stevenson's prayers have informed my own/5(5). Prayers Written At Vailima Prayers Written At Vailima by Robert Louis Stevenson Scanned and proofed by David Price [email protected] Second proofing by Stephen Booth Prayers Written At Vailima INTRODUCTION In every Samoan household the day is closed with prayer and the singing of Prayers written at Vailima book.

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Prayers Written At Vailima () by Robert Louis Stevenson (Author) › Visit Amazon's Robert Louis Stevenson Page. /5(5). Prayers Written At Vailima was transcribed from the Chatto & Windus edition by David Price, proofing by Stephen Booth. A Lowden Sabbath Morn was transcribed from the Chatto & Windus edition by David Price, email [email protected] PRAYERS WRITTEN AT VAILIMA and A LOWDEN SABBATH MORN.

by Robert Louis Stevenson. Prayers written at Vailima by Robert Louis Stevenson; 23 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Accessible book, Christmas sermons, Family, Prayer books, Prayer. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stevenson, Robert Louis, Prayers written at Vailima.

London: Chatto & Windus, (OCoLC) Prayers Written at Vailima Robert Louis Stevenson () Pacific Palisades, CA: The Melville Press, PR P75 InRobert Louis Stevenson moved his family to Vailima in the South Sea island of Samoa.

The Scottish novelist and poet was in failing health. His doctors hoped that a change in climate would help. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Prayers written at Vailima by Robert Louis Stevenson,Chatto& Windus edition, in English - [4th impression].Author: Robert Louis Stevenson. prayers written at vailima 1. prayers written at vailima by robert louis stevenson with an introduction by mrs.

stevenson edited by glenn pease copyright,by charles scribner s sons contents for success i for grace 3 for morning 4 for evening 5 another for evening 7 in time of rain 8 another in time of rain 9 before a temporary separation 10 for friends ii for the family.

Prayers Written at Vailima THE BORROWER accept awake bear beloved bless BOOK BORROWER bright cast chapter Prayers written at Vailima book College Widener Library concerns conch constant custom dark dear death despair draw duty earth endeavours endure enlighten evil EXEMPT faces fear felt finish fish fore foreign forest forgot frailties friends front fulness give.

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and A. CONSTABLE, Printers to His Majesty INTRODUCTION IN every Samoan household the day is closed with prayer and the singing of hymns. Prayers Written At Vailima View larger image. By: Robert Louis Stevenson. Read Now.

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Even the publishing date is up for grabs, though the consensus appears to be, posthumously, The book contains family prayers Stevenson coined while living his final sickly years in the/5. Prayers Written at Vailima by Robert Louis Stevenson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Prayers Written at Vailima by Stevenson, Robert Louis - AbeBooks.

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You. Prayers Written at Vailima. Robert Louis Stevenson. Publisher Description. This collection of prayers was the last text written by renowned Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson. The prayers were originally intended for his family and the. Title: Prayers Written at Vailima.

With an Introduction by Mrs. Stevenson. Author Name: Robert Louis Stevenson () Illustrator: Mary Kuper Categories: Miniature Book, Publisher: Los Angeles,CA, Dawson's Book Shop: Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Collectible: Acceptable Type: Hardcover Seller ID: RGKK Keywords: Robert Louis Stevenson.

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Chatto, Hardcover. Used; Acceptable. No dust jacket. Fade marks to cover. Hinges cracked internally. Spine torn. Fast Dispatch. Expedited UK Delivery Available. Excellent Customer Service. Bookbarn International Inventory # Prayers Written at Vailima. Robert Louis Stevenson.

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No dust jacket. Prayers Written at Vailima by Robert Louis Stevenson. Concordia Publishing House, Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.

The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Prayers Written at Vailima were the daily prayers written by R.L.S.

for his family and the Samoan villagers who visited the Stevenson home. The book includes an introduction by Mrs. R.L. Stevenson on their life on the island. Award-winning artist Catherine Kanner has designed the book with a Polynesian feel, and has created 21 original linoleum cut illustrations Pages: Prayers Written at Vailima.

Author: STEVENSON, Robert Louis Title: Prayers Written at Vailima Publication: (London): (Chatto and Windus), (). Edition: First Edition Description: First ver. Quarto, unpaginated (about 20pp.), illustrated. A fine copy in a good dust jacket with several chips and general Rating: % positive.

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Prayers Written at Vailima. Los Angeles, CA: Dawson's Book Shop, Micro-Miniature Book. 64mo. [61 pp.] One of copies printed by Saul & Lillian Marks at the Plantin Press, Los Angeles, Wood engraving by Mary Kuper. Letterpress, printed paper boards. Near Fine.

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This edition of Stevenson's deeply personal, yet universal prayers includes an. I had the good fortune to find in my local used book store a little gem of a book last Saturday. It is a limited edition, one of by Melville Press. It is titled Prayers, (sometimes also referred to as Prayers Written at Vailima) by Robert Louis Stevenson, and has an.

London: Chatto & Windus, Third Impression. Hardcover. 4to. 24p. Cream-colored paper over boards, red lettering on spine and front, in original dust wrapper. Unopened pages as published. Reproductions of Alberto Sangorski's original illuminations in color and gold.

Includes an introduction by Stevenson's wife, and prayers on success, for grace, for the morning, two. Prayers Written at Vailima is a classic poetry collection by Robert Louis Stevenson. In every Samoan household the day is closed with prayer and the singing of hymns.

The omission of this sacred duty would indicate, not only a lack of religious training. Prayers Written at Vailima, and A Lowden Sabbath Morn by Robert Louis Stevenson. Project Gutenberg Release # Select author names above for additional information and titles. Download the ebook in a format below.

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See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from /5(5).For the last four years of his life Stevenson made his home on his plantation of Vailima, beautifully situated feet above sea-level, on the mountainside among thick woods, with fine views of the Pacific.

This is where the prayers in this book were written, and published after his death in (DNB) CONDITION.

Bound in paper-covered boards.Vailima lay up some three miles of continual rise from Apia, and more than half that distance from the nearest village. It was a long way for a tired man to walk down every evening with the sole purpose of joining in family worship; and the road through the bush was dark, and, to the Samoan imagination, beset with supernatural terrors.

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