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Strange case of Dr.Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Robert Louis Stevenson

Strange case of Dr.Jekyll and Mr Hyde

by Robert Louis Stevenson

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Published by Heritage Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementintroduction by John Mason Brown ; illustrations by Edward A Wilson.
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Open LibraryOL18597953M

Robert Louis Stevenson's The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde has captured the imaginations of readers ever since it was first published in It met with tremendous success and the words “Jekyll and Hyde” entered the English language as symbols of two conflicting sides of the same personality. The plot is fast and exciting.5/5(15).   The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde is known for being one of the earlier works on the topic of split personalities. But the book is actually way more than that. But the book is actually way more than that.

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Quotes. 25 of the best book quotes from The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde #1 “I sat in the sun on a bench; the animal within me licking the chops of memory; the spiritual side a little drowsed, promising subsequent penitence, but not yet moved to begin.” “Strange as my.   The story of the relationship between the upstanding Dr Jekyll and the diabolical Mr Hyde becomes more chaotic and magnetic with every page. Stevenson’s Victorian London—shrouded in a constant and eerie fog—acts as the sinister backdrop to Jekyll’s agonising, bone-crunching metamorphoses and violent urges/5(K).

  The gripping novel of a London lawyer who investigates strange occurrences surrounding his old friend, Dr. Henry Jekyll, and the misanthropic Mr. Edward work is known for its vivid portrayal of a split personality, split in the sense that within the same person there is both an apparently good and an evil personality each being quite distinct from the other/5(8).   The book is nothing like that and that’s a good thing. It’s a little difficult, to be honest, to explain how amazing this book is (because that would inevitably lead to spoilers). So, I’m going to focus instead on why this book is so good. The main reason is that The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde is emotion in prose. The book.


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Table of Contents. Story of the Door Search for Mr. Hyde Dr. Jekyll Was Quite at Ease The Carew Murder Case Incident of the Letter Incident of Dr. Lanyon Incident at the Window The Last Night Dr. Lanyon's Narrative Henry Jekyll's Full Statement of the Case.

The maid, however, is able to positively identify the murderer as Edward Hyde. Utterson and the police go to Hyde's apartment, but the housekeeper informs them that he is gone. When Utterson confronts Jekyll about the whereabouts of Hyde, Jekyll shows the lawyer a letter which Hyde wrote saying that he was disappearing forever.

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