Robert Louis Stevenson University Notebook

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Stevenson's vivid imagination impinged on everything he did. This page is from a notebook from his civil engineering lectures at Edinburgh University in 1869. It is covered with doodles, which reveal an active mind and an acute visual sense.
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Owner: National Library of Scotland
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    richard.dury

    • 03/Jun/2011 15:01:43

    Hydrodynamics | Hydrodynamics | Hydrodynamics (in different hands) a fluid is a body incapable | of resisting a change of shape: | this is an ideal. (clearly RLS wasn't very interested in hydrodynamics)