Meluki's Celtic Catalog

Celtic Culture in Words and Music

Treasure Island

Treasure Island
Item# 9780140437683

Product Description

Publisher: Penguin Classics

Author: Robert Louis Stevenson

The story grew out of a map that led to imaginary treasure, devised during a holiday in Scotland by Stevenson and his nephew. The tale is told by an adventurous boy, Jim Hawkins, who gets hold of treasure map and sets off with an adult crew in search of the buried treasure. Among the crew, however, is the treacherous Long John Silver who is determined to keep the treasure for himself. (pb)