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The Red Sphinx By Alexandre Dumas

The Red Sphinx by Alexandre Dumas

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Summary

For the first time in English in over a century, a new translation of the forgotten sequel to Dumas's The Three Musketeers.

The Red Sphinx Summary

The Red Sphinx: A Sequel to The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas

Towards the end of his career, Dumas wrote The Red Sphinx, introducing a charming new hero, the Comte de Moret, a real historical figure from the Louis XIII period. This rip-roaring novel of historical adventure by the king of the swashbucklers, was heretofore unknown to English-language readers.

The Red Sphinx Reviews

"The Red Sphinx may be as subtle as a Verdi opera worked over by the Daily Mail-but who cares, when it's so enjoyable?" -- The Spectator

About Alexandre Dumas

One of the most famous French writers of the nineteenth century, Alexandre Dumas (1802-1870) first achieved success in the literary world a playwright, before turning his hand to writing novels. In two years from 1844 to 1845, he published two enormous books, The Count of Monte Cristo and The Three Musketeers. Both novels have sold millions of copies worldwide. Lawrence Ellsworth is the pen name of Lawrence Schick. He began his career as a writer at TSR Hobbies, where he was instrumental in the early popularity of the role-playing game "Dungeons & Dragons." An authority on historical adventure fiction, Ellsworth is the editor of The Big Book of Swashbuckling Adventure as well as the translator of Alexandre Dumas's The Red Sphinx and The Three Musketeers. He lives in northern Maryland.

Additional information

GOR008374159
9781681772974
1681772973
The Red Sphinx: A Sequel to The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Pegasus Books
2017-01-31
832
N/A
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