The Last Cavalier

The Last Cavalier

Being the Adventures of Count Sainte-Hermine in the Age of Napoleon

Book - 2007
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Rousing, big, spirited, its action sweeping across oceans and continents, its hero gloriously indomitable, the last novel of Alexandre Dumas--lost for 125 years in the archives of the National Library in Paris--completes the oeuvre that Dumas imagined at the outset of his literary career.Indeed, the story of France from the Renaissance to the nineteenth century, as Dumas vibrantly retold it in his numerous enormously popular novels, has long been absent one vital, richly historical era: the Age of Napoleon. But no longer. Now, dynamically, in a tale of family honor and undying vengeance, of high adventure and heroic derring-do, The Last Cavalier fills that gap.
Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, 2007.
Edition: 1st Pegasus Books ed., American ed..
ISBN: 9781933648316
1933648317
9781605980003
Call Number: DUMAS
Characteristics: lxii, 751 p. ; 24 cm
Subjects: Napoleon -- I, -- Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- Fiction.
Adventure fiction.
France -- History -- 1789-1815 -- Fiction.
Soldiers -- France -- Fiction.
Alternative Title: Last cavalier

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May 20, 2012

Pushed as the last lost book by Dumas. Was OK, but too historical for me - not interested in that era or those people. Didn't finish.

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