Robert Louis Stevenson – Skottish author of 19 century Was born in Edinburgh, Scotland in 1850. 1889 –settled down in Samoa island, where he died on December 3, 1994 His most famous works At the age 17, he 1888-1889 – are Treasure enrolled at Stevenson`s family Island, Kidnapped, Strange Edinburgh traveled the islands Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr University to study of The Pacific Ocean Hyde, and engineering and A Child's Garden of Verses. then the law. 1880 -he married In 1878, Fanny Osbourne Stevenson and remained with her set out until Stevenson's death in 1894. in California Main Characters Dr. Lanyon , a lawyer friends is an estranged friend and colleague of Dr. Jekyll. is a handsome wealthy doctor Mr. Utterson and Mr. Enfield reach the door of a large house on their weekly walk. The first mention of Hyde in the Enfield`s story… One night in October, a servant sees Hyde beat to death Sir Danvers Carew with a cane Utterson visits Jekyll, who shows Utterson a note, written to Jekyll by Hyde, apologising for the trouble that he has caused. Dr Lanyon dies of shock after receiving information relating to Jekyll. Before his death, Lanyon gives Utterson a letter to be opened after Jekyll's death or disappearance Mr. Poole`s visit to Utterson with terrible news Hyde wearing Jekyll's clothes dead from suicide. Utterson reads Lanyon's letter, then Jekyll's and now he knows the whole truth “Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde” is The main idea of Robert Louis Stevenson's The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde is that man's soul is paired with both elements of good and evil. These basic elements cannot be separated because man is defined by the conflict within his inner nature and how he deals with this duality.