The Wrong Box

THE

WRONG BOX

BY

ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON

Author of 'Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde' &c

AND

LLOYD OSBOURNE

LONDON
LONGMANS, GREEN, AND CO.
1889

All rights reserved

WORKS BY ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON

AN INLAND VOYAGE.

EDINBURGH: Picturesque Notes. TRAVELS WITH A DONKEY.

VIRGISIBUS PUERISQUE.

FAMILIAR STUDIES OF MEN AND BOOKS.

NEW ARABIAN NIGHTS.

TREASURE ISLAND,

THE SILVERADO SQUATTERS.

A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES.

PRINCE OTTO.

KIDNAPPED.

THE MERRY MEN.

THE BLACK ARROW.

STRANGE CASE OF DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE.

(WITH SIRS. STEVENSON.)

MORE NEW ARABIAN NIGHTS: The Dynamiter.

PREFACE

'Nothing like a little judicious levity,' says Michael Finsbury in the text: nor can any better excuse be found for the volume in the reader's hand. The authors can but add that one of them is old enough to be ashamed of himself, and the other young enough to learn better.

R. L. S.
L. O.

CONTENTS.

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