The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Tales of Terror (Rating: 3.55 - 4317 votes)The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Tales of Terror - Read Online or Download The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Tales of Terror by Ronnie Chandler Book For Free. Available forma: PDF, TXT , ePub , PDB , RTF, Audio Books Robert Louis Stevenson, Robert Mighall full text books
|Title||:||The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Tales of Terror|
|Author||:||Robert Louis Stevenson, Robert Mighall|
|Number of Pages||:||178|
|Category||:||Classics, Horror, Fiction, Gothic, Science fiction|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Tales of Terror i b He put the glass to his lips and drank at one gulp his face became suddenly black and the features seemed to melt and alter b i .
Published as a shilling shocker Robert Louis Stevenson s dark psychological fantasy gave birth to the idea of the split personality The story of respectable Dr Jekyll s strange association with damnable young man Edward Hyde the hunt through fog bound London for a killer and the final revelation of Hyde s true identity is a chilling exploration of humanity s basest capacity for evil The other stories in this volume also testify to Stevenson s inventiveness within the Gothic tradition Olalla a tale of vampirism and tainted family blood and The Body Snatcher a gruesome fictionalisation of the exploits of the notorious Burke and Hare .
This edition contains a critical introduction by Robert Mighall which discusses class criminality and the significance of the story s London setting It also includes an essay on the scientific contexts of the novel and the development of the idea of the Jekyll and Hyde personality