Robert Lewis Stevenson (1850-1894) was a born novelist, poet and essayist, best know for classics works as The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Treasure Island and Kidnapped.
This check signed by Robert Lewis Stevenson is from the Wilts & Dorset banking Company Limited in Bournemouth England. This check No. 93 is has been made payable to a G.H. Underwood on June 28, 1887. This a beautifully preserved, ornate and rare document.
Robert Lewis Stevenson's signature
Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson (13 November 1850 – 3 December 1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist and travel writer. His best-known books include Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.
A literary celebrity during his lifetime, Stevenson now ranks among the 26 most translated authors in the world. He has been greatly admired by many authors, including Jorge Luis Borges, Ernest Hemingway, Rudyard Kipling, Marcel Schwob, Vladimir Nabokov, J. M. Barrie, and G. K. Chesterton, who said of him that he "seemed to pick the right word up on the point of his pen, like a man playing spillikins."