Taking the Bastile
by Alexander Dumas
Publisher: J. S. Ogilvie 1891
Number of pages: 644
Taking the Bastile is the fourth in Dumas' six book series retelling the French Revolution. The book retells the events leading up to and including the storming of the Bastile through the POV of Ange Pitou a young orphan from the countryside and his comrade in arms the farmer Billot...
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by Alexandre Dumas - ManyBooks
A mysterious prisoner wearing an iron mask languishes deep within the Bastille. D'Artagnan and the Musketeers find themselves tangled in a web of intrigue when suspicions about the prisoner's identity begin to emerge. A gripping adventure novel.
by Alexandre Dumas - Peter Fenelon Collier
It is May 1660 and the fate of nations is at stake. Mazarin plots, Louis XIV is in love, and Raoul de Bragelonne is intent on serving France and winning the heart of Louise de la Valliere. D'Artagnan is perplexed by a mysterious stranger ...
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 - Project Gutenberg
The story begins with the 1672 lynching of the Dutch Grand Pensionary Johan de Witt and his brother, by a wild mob of their own countrymen. The plot line takes place in the following months; only gradually does the reader understand all the details.