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cp colour plates, b&wp = black and white plates of paintings, ld = line drawings, decs = decorations
L = London, NY = New York

illustrator

title

publisher

date

illlustr.

notes

Abbott, Elenore Plaisted [1875 – 1935]

Kidnapped

Philadelphia: George W. Jacobs and Co. (Washington Square Classics)

1915

cps

Andrew, Ian

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

L/NY: Dorkling Kindersley

1997

many col. ill. in the text

adapted for children; ill. freely placed in text in picture-book style

Ardizzone, Edward

Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes

L: Folio Society

1967

b&w ld

 

Beaman, S.G. Hulme (1886-1932)

The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

L/NY: Bodley Head / Dodd, Mead.

1930

8 b&w plates and many silhouettes and decorations

In public domain

Bell, R.A.

The New Arabian Nights

L: Longmans etc..

1895

Frontispiece b&w illustr. with three scenes from NAN

In the Edinburgh Edition of the Works of R.L. Stevenson, vol. IV.

Bell, R.A.

The Dynamiter

L: Longmans etc..

1895

Frontispiece b&w illustr. with three scenes from Dynamiter

In the Edinburgh Edition of the Works of R.L. Stevenson, vol. VII.

Blažek, Jiří

Černý šíp [The Black Arrow]

Prague: SNDK

1959.

woodcut at the head of each chapter

Boucher, William

Kidnapped

Young Folks

1886 (1 May - 31 July)

14 b&w ills.

6 of the original ills. now in The Writers’ Museum, Edinburgh

Bough, Sam 

Edinburgh: Picturesque Notes

 

 

 

see under: various ill.

Boyd,. A. S.

A Lowden Sabbath Morn.

L/NY: Chatto & Windus/Scribner’s

1898

B&w drawing illustr. each verse

col. fp in 1909 ed.

Brenon, Alfred

The Black Arrow

NY: Scribner's

1888

11 full p ill (+ fp by Will Low)

 1905 ed. with col fp (?Low) and 3 b&w full p ill signed Alfred Brennon

Broutin, Christian

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde […]and other stories,

Glasgow / London: Collins / Heron Books.

c. 1970

 

Other illustrations by Edmund J. Sullivan. Broutin’s JH illustrations prob. prev. publ. in Dr Jekyll et Mr Hyde [etc.], Genève: Cercle du Bibliophile, 1968. Broutin ills. in a versin of the Heron Books ed. with addnl ills. By Charels Keeping. 

Browne, Gordon

Uma [The Beach of Falesà]

Illustrated London News

1892 (2 July - 6 Aug.)

b&w ***

 

Browne, Gordon

The Pavilion on the Links

L: Chatto & Windus

1913

col fp, pict t-p and 23 b&w drawings

 

Browne, Gordon & W. Hatherall

Island Nights' Entertainments

L: Cassell

1893

***

 

Cameron, Sir David Young

Le Roman du Prince Othon [Prince Otto]

L: John Lane The Bodley Head

1896

12 ill.

traduit de l'anglais par Egerton Castle; also pub. Lib Acadamique Didier, Perrin & Cie., Paris, 1897 (not clear if illustrated)

Carrington, J.B.

An Inland Voyage

L/NY: Cassels/ Scribner's 

1902

12 ill.

1st ill. ed.

Chalmers, Hector 

Edinburgh: Picturesque Notes

 

 

 

see under: various ill.

Coburn, Alvin Langdon (photos)

Edinburgh: Picturesque Notes

London: Rupert Hart-Davis

1954

 

Janet Adam Smith (pref)

Copping, Harold 

Markheim (in 'The Broken Shaft', 'Unwin's Annual')

L: T Fisher Unwin 

1886

 

 

Crane, Walter

(1845-1915)

Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes

L: Kegan Paul & Co

1879

insert frontis by Walter Crane

 

Crawford, T. Hamilton

Edinburgh: Picturesque Notes

Seeley & Co

1896

 

 

Debeurne, Ludovic

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde  (L’ètrange cas du Dr Jekyll et de M. Hyde)

Paris : Nathan

2001

17 full-page cp, 8 smaller col ill and b&w vignettes at the beginning of each chap.

The text is rewritten (aimed at teenage audience)

Dwiggins, W.A.

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

NY: Random House

1929

22 ill and ill slipcase

1200 copies printed.

Edwards, Lionel

The Black Arrow: A Tale of the Two Roses

L/NY: Dent / Dutton 

1957

cp, ld

Dent's Children's Ill. Classics

Ferrandez, Jacques

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde  (L’ètrange cas du Dr Jekyll et de M. Hyde)

Paris: Editions du Chêne

1994

20 ill. col.

 

Fraumeni, Thomas

The Black Arrow

NY: Globe Book Co.

1947       

 

 

Gillet, Frank

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

London: Collins’ Cleartype Press

n.d. (c. 1920)

***

 

Goble, Warwick

Kidnapped

NY: Macmillan

1925

 

 

Godwin, Frank

The Black Arrow

Philadelphia: David Mckay

1923

8 ill; ill. cover

 

Hann, Tom

The Bottle Imp

***: Tree Garden Workshop.

1994

21 cp (from watercolours)

edition of 1500.

Hardcastle, Nick

Travels with Robert Louis Stevenson.

London: The Folio Society

2004

b&w ill.

3 vols: An Inland Voyage and Other European Tales; Across the Plains, and Travels from Scotland to California; In the South Seas.

Harris, John

Kidnapped

L/Glasgow: Collins

n.d. (c. 1944)

4bw drawings, 1bw fp

 

Hartrick, A.S.

The Body Snatcher

NY: The Merriam Company

1895

4 full-page b&w word-engraving ill. (incl. fp)

Merriam's Violet Series

Hatherell, W.

 

 

 

 

See under Browne

Havers, Alice

‘A Visit From the Sea.’; ‘It is the Season’

Magazine of Art 8: 21, 53

1885

 

poems; RLS liked the first but not the second (Letters 5: 45)

Hennessy, W.J.

The Suicide Club and the Rajah's Diamond

L: Chatto & Windus

1894

8 ld

rather weak drawings

Herman, E. R. (fl. 1890-1930)

Fables

L/NY: Longmans/Scribner’s

1914

20 plates (from pen-and-ink drawings): ‘full-page designs, initials and tail-pieces’

Style influenced by the Art Nouveau illustrations of Beardsley, Selwyn Image and Arthur Macmurdo; produced by the Chiswick Press. One of the most interesting Stevenson illustrated editions.

Heron, James

Edinburgh: Picturesque Notes

Seeley & Co

1912

24 cold illust by James Heron

 

Hilder, Rowland

Kidnapped

 L: Humphrey Milford

 1930

cp, ld ; 16 ill. and map

1994: L: David Campbell Publishers Ltd; NY, Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf, Everyman's Library Children's Classics

Hole, Will

Catriona

L: Cassell

1898

16 ill.

 pict. cover

Hole, Will

Kidnapped

L: Cassell

1887

16 ill. (+ map)

 pict. cover

Hole, Will

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 

NY: Scribner’s

1905

1 b&w p

In The Merry Men and Other Tales and Fables. Strange Case of &c. (single vol. pub. of Thistle Ed. 7)

Hole, Will 

The Master of Ballantrae

L: Cassell

1891

10 ill

 

Hole, Will & W.L. Metcalfe

The Wrecker

L: Cassell

1892

12 ill

 

Hope, Robert

The Hills of Home by L. Maclean Watt with the Pentland Essays of Robert Louis Stevenson

Edinburgh: T.N.Foulis

1913

12 cp

Also NY: Scribner's, 1914

Horse, Harry

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde 

Edin: Canongate

1986

7 b&w ill. (cd be etchings)

A centenary ed. / introduced by Roderick Watson

Hugo, Jean.

Inland Voyage.

Stamford CN: Overbrook Press .

1938

gouache ill. (painted by hand)

150 copies. Jean Hugo's brilliantly colored gouaches, which begin each chapter, are here reproduced by pochoir by Jean Saude in Paris. The Inland Voyage was considered by Frank Altschul, the printer, to be one of the most ambitious projects of his Press. Among the finest of American pochoir books, it was selected by the American Institute of Graphic Arts as one of the Fifty Books of the Year.

Hulme Beaman, S(ydney) G(eorge)

(1886-1932)

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

L: John Lane The Bodley Head

NY: Dodd, Mead

1930

8 b&wp, 10 silhouette and ld decs to ch titles and ends, ill. title page, ill. ep., ill. cover

fine expressionist images - now out of copyright; "perhaps the most powerful twentieth-century illustrations to Jekyll and Hyde" (Focus [Nat. Lib. Sc.] 1 (2000): 9)

Hutton, Clarke

New Arabian Nights

Connecticut: Limited Editions Club

 1976

 

Ltd ed of 2000 copies

le Breton, Constant
(1895-1985)
Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Paris: H. Jonquières 1926 coloured wood engravings ltd. ed. (368 copies)
Le cas fantastique du Dr. Jekyll et de Mr. Hyde
LeMaître, Anne Sur les pas de R.L. Stevenson Arles: du Rouergue 2004 watercolours sketchbook on the 'Travels with a Donkey' route

Livain, Raoul

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

 Bruxelles: La Boetie

1947

Etchings, fp and then an etching for evey page: 181 etchings plus vignette s at end of chapters.

Mckay 7556. 4000 copies printed. An interesting series of images.

Lockhart, W. E. 

Edinburgh: Picturesque Notes

 

 

 

see under: various ill.

Macauley, Charles Raymond

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

NY: Scott Thaw Co

1904

 

Ltd edit

Martyn, Ethel King

Fables

L/NY: Longmans

1902

6 etchings

University of Wisconsin, Digital Collections: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/Literature.StvnsnFables

Martin, Helen A.

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Edinburgh: Robert Grant

1946

4 col. lithographs

small hardback with ill. paper cover (like King Penguins); not very inspired illustrations (except for the body of Carew and crowd at a distance)

Mattotti, Lorenzo

(i) Il padliglione sulle dune, (ii) Il padiglione sulle dune, (iii) La pavillon sur les dunes ['The Pavilion on the Links']

(i) Milano: Edizioni Nuages (1992); (ii) Roma: Lizard; (iii) Paris: Vertige Graphic

(i) 1992, (ii) 1995, (iii) 1992

9 cpl from oil paintings

(i) limited edition of 1500 copies. More information on the 'other derivative art' page

Michael, A. C.

Catriona

L: Cassel

19??

5 cpl and ill cover

 

Millar, H.R.

Island Nights Entertainments, The body Snatcher, Fables

L: Macmillan

1928

 

Pocket Classics series

Millar, H.R.

New Arabian Nights

L: Macmillan

1928

17 ld

good illustrations

Moser, Barry

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Lincoln / L: University of Nebraska Press

1990

12 b&w ills. (wood engravings)

A note by Moser explains his choice of illustrations.

Mozley, Charles

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

 

1961

5 ill.

 

Mueller [Müller], Hans Alexander

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Mount Vernon, NY: The Peter Pauper Press

 

1945?

 

Ltd ed. 0f 1950copies

Mueller [Müller], Hans Alexander

Kidnapped

NY: Heritage Press [printed for the members of the Limited Editions Club by the Pynson Printers]

1938

Coloured wood engr.

with an introduction by Christopher Morley, 236p.

Mueller [Müller], Hans Alexander

Kidnapped

NY: Limited Editions Press

1938 ca.

Coloured wood engr.

Ltd ed of 1500

Müller, Hans Alexander

Das Flaschenteufelchen [The Bottle Imp]

Leipzig: Insel-Verlag

1925

25 woodcuts

Transl. L. Wegner

Müller, Hans Alexander

Die Schatzinsel [Treasure Island]

 

1955

woodcuts

 

Paget, Walter
(1863-1935)

The Black Arrow

L: Cassell

1891

8 full p ill

 

Parker, Harvey & Ron Tiner

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

L: Usbourne

1995

13 full p col plates and b&w drawings in text

retelling for children

Peake, Mervyn

(1911-1968)

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

L: Folio Society

1948

12 ld and cover ill

 

Pericoli, Tulllio

La casa ideale di Robert Louis Stevenson. [The Ideal House]

Milano: Adelphi.

2004

 

Text on verso pp.; drawing of same size as text on recto pp. —not an illustration but inspired in a reverie-like way by the text

Place, François

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

NY: Viking

2000

many w/c

ill. not as good as TrIs (exc. for Utterson's dream). Orig. pub. Paris: Gallimard, 1999

Rand, Ted

My Shadow

NY: G.P.Putnam.

1990

 

From Child’s Garden

Railton, Herbert (and others)

Picturesque Old Edinburgh [Edinburgh: Picturesque Notes]

Edinburgh: Albyn Press

1983

preface by Jean Desebrock

Rasmussen, Marcel [1913-1964]

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Den saelsomme Beretning om Dr Jekyll og Edward Hyde)

Copenhagen: Rosenkilde og Baggers Forlag

1946

b&w drawings

R also designed the dustjacket

Reid, George Ogilvy [1851-1928]

Kidnapped

London/Glasgow: Collins Cleartype Press

c. 1925-30

col fp and 4 tinted plates

Intro by Rosaline Masson

Rhead, Louis [1857-1926]

Kidnapped.

New York: Harper and Brothers

1921

30 pen & ink pl and c. 70 chapter vignettes, colour fp, ill. map, col paste-down on cover

2 pen & ink originals in Houghton Lib, Harvard.

Russell, Rachel

Ten Fables

L: Swan Press

1928

21 wood engravings

Limited edition of 250 copies; style influenced by Eric Gill

Sandby, Paul

Kidnapped

L: Cassell

1887

etch

 

Sangorski, Alberto [1862-1932]

Prayers written at Vailima

Toronto/London: Musson/ Chatto & Windus.

 

1910

Hand lettered, designed, & illum. by Sangorski like a medieval ms.

Repr. by Chatto 1922 and 1928, and by Blackwell 1937.

Scharf, Theo

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

München: Medusa-Verlag

1925

 

Der seltsame Fall des Dr. Jekyll und Mr. Hyde

Schrag, Karl 

The Suicide Club

NY: P. Beres

1941

18 acquatints

 

Shulevitz, Uri

The Touchstone: A Fable

New York: Greenwillow

1976

 

 

Sheets, Millard

The Beach of Falesà

Los Angeles: The Ward Ritchie Press for The Limited Editions Club

1956

cpl

Ltd. ed. of 1500 copies. With an introduction by J. C. Furnas

Stein, W.

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, and other stories

London : Macdonald

1950

 

Macdonald illustrated classics ; 17; intro by Compton Mackenzie

Stott, W.R.S.

Kidnapped

L: Cassell

?1912

cp

Bm p. 80 says 'just published'

Strong, Joe

The Silverado Squatters

L: Chatto & Windus

1883

port frontis 

 

Sullivan, Edmund J.
(1863-1933)

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Glasgow / London: Collins / Heron Books.

c. 1970

 

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde […]and other stories, other illustrations by Christian Broutin

Sullivan, Edmund J.
(1863-1933)

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde and Prince Otto

L: Macmillan (Illustrated Pocket Classics)

1928

Col. fp and 17 full page b&w illustr.

 

Sullivan, Edmund J.
(1863-1933)

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll with other Fables

L: The Amalgamated Press Ltd

n.d.

3 b&w plates

Daily Mail Sixpenny Novels, No. 37

Thollander, Earl

The Silverado Squatters: Six Selected Chapters

 

Delray Beach, Fla: Levenger Press

2001

col. watercolor prints

calligraphy by Mandy Young

Thomas, R. Kent (see: various ill.) 

Edinburgh: Picturesque Notes

 

 

 

 

Toppi, Sergio

Ticonderoga

Milano: Nuages

2002

12 cp

Eng/Ital text (trad. Mussapi)

Traynier, Jean

Le Docteur Jekyll et Mister Hyde

Paris: Armand de Chabassel

1947

19 etchings

 Ltd. ed. (200 copies)

Trotter, A.M.

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

 (prob. L: Nelson)

1936

13 ill

 

Trotter, A.M.

The Black Arrow

L: Nelson

 

 

 

various illustrators

Edinburgh: Picturesque Notes

Seeley, Jackson & Halliday

1879

6 illust

 Illusr. by A Brunet-Debaines from drawings by S. Bough and W E Lockhart +12 w'cuts by Hector Chalmers and R Kent Thomas

Verdier, Michel Stevenson en Cévennes [Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes] Nîmes: Alcide 2010 colour photographs photos accompany the bilingual text (English and French) of Travels with a Donkey

Ward, Lynd

Kidnapped

NY: Grosset & Dunlap 

1948

cp, ld

Ill. Jun. Lib.

Ward, Lynd

The Master of Ballantrae

NY: Heritage Press

1965

b&w plates with single-colour highlights

 

Webb, Archibald

New Arabian Nights

L/Glasgow: Collins Clear Type Press

1926

4 b&wp

 

Wilkinson, Norman

Virginibus Puerisque and Other Papers

L: Florence Press

1910

12 cold illust by Norman Wilkinson

 

Wilson, Edward A. (1884-1970)

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

NY: Limited Editions Club

1952

numerous lithographs printed in the text and occasionally as whole pages; some coloured mauve

limited edition. The same images only b&w are in Norwalk: Heritage Press (The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written), 1952 (with Intro. by John Mason Brown).

Wyeth, N(ewell) C(onvers) (1882-1945)

David Balfour: Being Memoirs of the Further Adventures of David Balfour at Home and Abroad

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons

1924

cp

1994 reiss. with newly phot. plates

Wyeth, N(ewell) C(onvers) (1882-1945)

Kidnapped: The Adventures of David Balfour

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons

1913

cp

1982 reissued with newly phot. plates, excl. original cover painting

Wyeth, N(ewell) C(onvers) (1882-1945)

The Black Arrow: A Tale of the Two Roses

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons

1916

cp

1987 reiss. with newly phot. plates

Wyeth, N(ewell) C(onvers) (1882-1945)

The Waif Woman

Scribner’s Magazine 56 (Dec 1914): 687-701

1914

cp

 

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