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Published by Stanford University Press. .
Written in English


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StatementRobert Louis Stevenson.
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ISBN 100804713995

The Beach of Falesa (Book): Stevenson, Robert Louis: A scathing critique of colonialism and economic imperialism that bravely takes on many of the 19th Century's strongest taboos: miscegenation, imperialism, and economic exploitation. It does so with a story that features a surprising and beguiling romance between an adventurous British trader and a young island girl, against a background of Buy The Beach of Falesa by Robert Louis Stevenson, Fiction, Classics by Stevenson, Robert Louis (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on  › Children's Books › Literature & Fiction › Classics.

  The Beach of Falesa Go to: [Next chapter] THE BEACH OF FALESA. CHAPTER I. A SOUTH SEA BRIDAL. I SAW that island first when it was neither night nor morning. The moon was to the west, setting, but still broad and bright. To the east, and right amidships of the dawn, which was all pink, the daystar sparkled like a Who knew Robert Louis Stevenson was so funny. The Beach at Falesa is funny, but funny in the same way that Nicolai Gogol is funny. You have to be in the right frame of mind to appreciate the humor. And you have to be willing to overlook, or at least look past, some things that modern readers aren’t so willing to overlook so much ://

  The Beach of Falesá First there was that Bible, a book as big as your head, which I had let myself in for by my own tomfoolery. Then there was my gun, and knife, and lantern, and patent matches, all necessary. And then there was the real plant of the affair in hand, a mortal weight of gunpowder, a pair of dynamite fishing-bombs, and two or   international ornal o sottis literatre ecoeded iaio e ccess aee This aicle is e ccess blished de a ceaie coos licese hich eas ha o ae fee o coy, disibe, dislay, ad efo he o as lo as o cleal attribe he o o he ahos ha o do o se his o fo a coecial ai i a fo ad ha o i o a ale, asfo o bild o he


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