Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

how and why did Dr. Lanyon die?

why did he die?

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Just after his irrepairable break with Jekyll, Lanyon fell ill. He died within days. We are not given the details of his illness. 

A week afterwards Dr. Lanyon took to his bed, and in something less than a fortnight he was dead.


Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde/ Chapter Six