The Rajah's Diamond


The Rajah's Diamond

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author = Robert Louis Stevenson
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country = flagicon|Scotland Scotland
language = English
series = Later-day Arabian Nights
genre = Detective fiction short story
publisher = London Magazine
pub_date = Jun-Oct 1878
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media_type = Print (Periodical)
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preceded_by = The Suicide Club
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"The Rajah's Diamond" is a cycle of four short stories by Robert Louis Stevenson. First published in 1878 in a serial magazine they were republished in the first volume of New Arabian Nights. The stories are:
*"Story of the Bandbox"
*"Story of the Young Man in Holy Orders"
*"Story of the House with the Green Blinds"
*"The Adventure of Prince Florizel and a Detective"

Adaptations

Dramafilms released a movie entitled "The Tame Cat" (1921), based on these stories, directed by Willard King Bradley and staring Marion Harding and Ray Irwincite web
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In 1979 BBC Wales broadcast an operatic adaptation of "The Rajah's Diamond" starring Geraint Evans with the BBC National Orchestra of Walescite web
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] .

Publication history

*1878, UK, London Magazine, Pub date Jun-Oct 1878, Periodical
*1991, USA, Carroll & Graf ISBN 0-88184-741-0, Pub date Sep 1991, Hardback

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