We continue our series of classic books that are available for free on-line. Up next, The Strange Case Of Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson. Make sure to check future posts on our website as we will also be sharing 2 other books by Robert Louis Stevenson…Treasure Island and another favorite Kidnapped!
Free E-Book Series – The Strange Case Of Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde
Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde is the original title of a novella written by the Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson that was first published in 1886. The work is commonly known today as The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, or simply Jekyll & Hyde. It is about a London lawyer named Gabriel John Utterson who investigates strange occurrences between his old friend, Dr. Henry Jekyll, and the evil Edward Hyde.The work is commonly associated with the rare mental condition often spuriously called “split personality”, referred to in psychiatry as dissociative identity disorder, where within the same body there exists more than one distinct personality. In this case, there are two personalities within Dr Jekyll, one apparently good and the other evil. The novella’s impact is such that it has become a part of the language, with the very phrase “Jekyll and Hyde” coming to mean a person who is vastly different in moral character from one situation to the next.
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