Weir of Hermiston / Robert Louis Stevenson.

In Stevenson's tale of father - son confrontation, the father, Adam Weir, is modelled on Lord Braxfield, the eighteenth-century 'hanging judge'. Weir, a 'risen man' who has married a wealthy but weak woman, is both feared and respected, not least by his own son, Archie. At a...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: [Auckland, N.Z.] : Floating Press, ©2009.
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