The Master of Ballantrae

The Master of Ballantrae

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10.79 The Master of Ballantrae

Introduced by Roderick Watson. The Master of Ballantrae is Shakespeare's darkest book, the strange tale of two Durie brothers whose differences symbolize the conflicting calls of romance and reason in 18th-century Scotland. Stevenson called this novel 'a winter's tale', as if he were revisiting the brighter worlds of Kidnapped and Treasure Island in a bleaker light, as if the old romances could only lead us now to a wilderness of disorder, emptiness, coldness and… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Canongate Books (July 01, 2010)

Collection: Canongate Classics

Format: EPUB

Page count: 304 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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