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in what year did the story Treasure island take place

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Submitted: 10 years ago.
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Expert:  Wendy Reed replied 10 years ago.

Jim Hawkins, who narrates the story, says "I take up my pen in the year of grace, 17--"

Therefore Stevenson does not give an exact year that the story begins, but it is thought most likely that the story takes place very early in the 18th century.

http://www.jiffynotes.com/TreasureIsland/HistoricalContext.html

Customer: replied 10 years ago.
Reply to Wendy Rieger's Post: Wendy, I agree. However that info. was in the book, but I needed a more accurate date such as 1752 or something like that. Sorry but I do not wish to pay for info. that I was already aware of.
Expert:  Wendy Reed replied 10 years ago.
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