When the Devil Was Well.

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When the Devil Was Well.

Reading experience
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Evidence

"My discouragement is from many causes: among others the re-reading of my Italian story. Forgive me, Colvin, but I cannot agree with you; it seems green fruit to me, if not really unwholesome; it is profoundly feeble, damn its weak knees!"

Source

The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879

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Stevenson, Robert Louis
Born in 1850

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I take it that RLS refers here to a re-reading of his story in progress “When the Devil Was Well”, on which he had sought Colvin’s opinion (see e.g. Letter 402 and ID 20730.

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Accessed on 2019/10/17 22:35:20

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Scotland
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Stevenson, Robert Louis
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The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879
Related place
Scotland
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When the Devil Was Well.

Reading experience
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ukred-21349

Evidence

"My discouragement is from many causes: among others the re-reading of my Italian story. Forgive me, Colvin, but I cannot agree with you; it seems green fruit to me, if not really unwholesome; it is profoundly feeble, damn its weak knees!"

Source

The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879

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Born in 1850

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Notes
I take it that RLS refers here to a re-reading of his story in progress “When the Devil Was Well”, on which he had sought Colvin’s opinion (see e.g. Letter 402 and ID 20730.

How to cite this record

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/78577
Accessed on 2019/10/17 22:35:20

Related place
Scotland
Related people
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Related text or manuscript
The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879
Related place
Scotland
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