When Jim Hawkins sets out in search of gold, he hardly expects the terrifying adventures that await him. Fearsome pirates, buried treasure, mutiny, danger, deceit, and surprise make his voyage unforgettable and Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island a timeless classic. This young readers edition of Stevenson's high-seas adventures is complemented by full-color, original artwork by N.C Wyeth from the 1911 edition. Unique in its collection of well-known characters, original artwork, and simplified narrative style, this Courage Edition allows even the youngest buccaneer to experience the adventures of Jim Hawkins and Long John Silver as they set sail for Treasure Island.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 48 Vendor: Running Press Book Publishers Dimensions: 13 X 9.75 (inches)
N. C. Wyeth's thrilling, evocative artwork -- created circa 1911 -- enlivens Robert Louis Stevenson's unforgettable tale of adventure in this thoughtful retelling of the literary classic, abridged for younger readers, 4 to 8 years of age. This large-format book provides a wonderful introduction to the beloved story and is sure to be read and enjoyed by families for generations.
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