The Corsican Brothers
by Alexandre Dumas
Publisher: G. Routledge 1880
Number of pages: 133
The Corsican Brothers, a short novel by Alexandre Dumas, was originally published in 1844. The narrator of the story is Dumas himself, or at least a famous Parisian author named Alexandre. The well-crafted story, inviting atmosphere, and camaraderie among the characters provides for a pleasant and amusing read.
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by Alexandre Dumas pere - Project Gutenberg
The hero of this romantic novel, Edmond Dantes, is a young sailor who is unjustly accused and sentenced to life imprisonment in a French island fortress. After 14 years, Dantes makes a daring escape by taking the place of a dead companion.
by Alexandre Dumas - Oxford World's Classics
Mixing a bit of seventeenth-century French history with a great deal of invention, Alexandre Dumas tells the tale of young D'Artagnan and his musketeer comrades. Bursting with swirling swordplay, swooning romance, and unforgettable figures.
by Alexandre Dumas - ManyBooks
Two decades have passed since the musketeers triumphed over Cardinal Richelieu and Milady. The fantastic adventures of the Three Musketeers continue - starting with an intrigue surrounding D'Artagnan who has, for twenty years, remained a lieutenant.
by Alexandre Dumas - Peter Fenelon Collier
On the 8th February, 1719, a carriage, with the motto of Orleans, preceded by two outriders and a page, entered the porch of the Abbey of Chelles, as the clock struck ten, and, the door having been quickly opened, its two occupants stepped out.