Abstract – scaricare il file per l'appunto completo Robert Louis Stevenson was born in Edinburgh in 1850. Because of his poor health he spent most of his childhood in bed, terrified of the dark room and tutored at home under the influence of his family’s Calvinism. In his adolescence he travelled a lot in search of a more friendly climate; he lived in the South of England, Germany, France and Italy. He took up engineering at University, following in his father’s footsteps, but he was not enthusiastic about it. All the time he was in conflict with his social environment, the respectable Victorian world; he grew his hair long, his – segue nel file da scaricare