'In "Illustrated London News" and "Graphic", both for August 12th, are notices of ”Virginibus Puerisque”. In the latter I am once more taken for my editor! I think I have pleased the public this time!'
The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879
Place of Publication:
New Haven and London
Date of Publication:
Letter 444, To his Mother, [August 1876], Savile Club. Co-editor Ernest Mehew. The foregoing material in square brackets has been added by the editors.
Robert Louis Stevenson, Bradford A. Booth (ed.), The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879 (New Haven and London, 1994), 2, p. 187, http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=23488, accessed: 22 May 2013
On p. 187 the Editors’ Note 1 to Letter 444 quotes: ‘Mr Leslie Stephen’s speculations on Marriage are amusing and by no means devoid of good sense ("The Graphic").’
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