Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel

The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel( )
Author: Orczy, Emmuska
Introduction by: Penzler, Otto
ISBN:978-1-4976-6032-8
Publication Date:Aug 2014
Publisher:MysteriousPress.com
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $2.99
Book Description:

A mysterious hero's astonishing adventures in revolutionary France The Age of Reason has come to France, bringing with it murder, cruelty, and terror. As the nation's aristocrats are paraded to the guillotine, their children are handed over to revolutionary citizens for reeducation. Once a courtier at Versailles, Madeleine Lannoy now dances in the street, clinging to life so that she may one day visit revenge on Jean Paul Marat, the tyrant who stole her son....
More Description

Book Details
Pages:248
Author Biography
Orczy, Emmuska (Author)
Emmuska Orczy was born in Tarnaörs, Heves County, Hungary on September 23, 1865. She attended West London School of Art and Heatherley's School of Fine Art. Collaborating with her husband Henry Montague Barstow, she produced and illustrated a translated version of Old Hungarian Fairy Tales in 1895. Her first novel, The Emperor's Candlesticks, was published in 1899. Her other works include In Mary's Reign, The Scarlet Pimpernel, I Will Repay, Mam'zelle Guillotine, Lady Molly of Scotland Yard, and The Nest of the Sparrowhawk. She died on November 12, 1947.

030



Featured Books

The Nocturnal Brain
Leschziner, Guy
Hardback: $28.99
Chances Are ...
Russo, Richard
Hardback: $26.95
Lying in Wait
Nugent, Liz
Paperback: $9.99

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.