Kidnapped: Or, the Lad with the Silver Button (Paperback)

Or, the Lad with the Silver Button

By Robert Louis Stevenson, Margot Livesey (Introduction by), Barry Menikoff (Editor)

Modern Library, 9780375757259, 432pp.

Publication Date: July 10, 2001



A finely honed, stirring adventure about the orphan David Balfour, who is kidnapped by his villainous uncle and escapes through the Scottish highlands, only to become involved in the Scottish struggle for independence. This edition features a new introduction by Margot Livesey.

About the Author

Margot Livesey, a native of Scotland, is the author of Criminals and, most recently, The Missing World. She lives in Massachusetts and London.