Key works by Robert Louis Stevenson


  • Travel writing

1878 An Inland Voyage
1879 Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes
1884 The Silverado Squatters
1890 The South Seas : A Record of Three Cruises
1892 Across the Plains

  • Essays

1881 Virginibus Puerisque
1882 Familiar Studies of Men and Books

  • Short stories

1882 New Arabian Nights
1885 The Dynamiter
1887 The Merry Men and other tales
1892 The Beach of Falesa
1893 Island Night Entertainment

  • Novels

1883 Treasure Island
1885 Prince Otto
1886 The Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mister Hyde
1886 Kidnapped!
1887 The Merry Men and other tales
1888 The Black Arrow
1889 The Master of Ballantrae
1889 The Wrong Box, written in collaboration with Lloyd Osbourne
1890 The South Seas : A Record of Three Cruises
1892 The Beach of Falesa
1892 The Wrecker, written in collaboration with Lloyd Osbourne
1892 Across the Plains
1893 Catriona
1894 The Ebb-Tide
1894 St Ives (Unfinished)
1894 Heathercat (Unfinished)
1894 Weir of Hermiston (Unfinished)

  • Poems

1885 A Child’s Garden of Verses
1887 Underwoods

  • Ethno-historical document

1892 A Footnote to History : Eight Years of Troubles in Samoa