The Three Musketeers (Dover Thrift Editions)

The Three Musketeers (Dover Thrift Editions)

Alexandre Dumas


With its rousing cry of "One for all, and inquisitive about one," Alexandre Dumas's exciting experience novel has captivated generations of readers considering that its preliminary ebook in 1844. motion, intrigue, and romance abound during this swashbuckling epic, which lines a rustic lad's route to the French courtroom of the early 1600s and the wonderful fraternity of the king's males, the Musketeers.
A son of impoverished the Aristocracy, D'Artagnan arrives in Paris to discover the Musketeers disbanded by means of the crafty Cardinal Richelieu, who hopes to grab strength from the weak-willed Louis XIII. The bold and bold formative years proves his mettle within the corporation of the recognized Musketeers — Porthos, Athos, and Aramis — and joins them in a heroic fight to shield the king and his beautiful queen, Anne of Austria.
Dumas reworked the concept that of the ancient novel via writing in a latest, conversational kind. His available, fast moving narratives mix actual and fictional characters to recapture the occasions, manners, and temper of seventeenth-century France. rising within the chaotic aftermath of the Revolution, Dumas's novels supplied his contemporaries with a welcome experience of identification and nationwide delight. His preferred paintings, The 3 Musketeers, maintains to attraction glossy readers with its undying stories of romantic valor.

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