↔ Hardcover ⫸ The Three Musketeers (Coterie Classics)  ⟫ Author Alexandre Dumas ⠾ ↔ Hardcover ⫸ The Three Musketeers (Coterie Classics) ⟫ Author Alexandre Dumas ⠾ Gr 25Told in first person from d Artagnan s point of view, this very complex story is compressed into a typical picture book If children already know the tale of the Musketeers well, then this edition will be fairly easy to follow and will not disappoint However, considering that even abridged chapter book adaptations usually exceed 300 pages, this one is quite ambitious For those unacquainted with the original novel, it will take a knowledgeable adult to help sort out the numerous intricate relationships, characters, and events that are packed in tightly with little contextual explanation to ease the transition from one fantastic feat to the next For example, American children may be unfamiliar with the historical role of a cardinal and, given the lack of context and details, may question why he is cast as nefarious throughout this version but at the end is hosting an event where Rochefort announces to everyone that d Artagnan is now an official Musketeer What is not lacking is the characterization of d Artagnan as an overconfident, rambunctious, I can do anything personality that shines through from the opening page right to the end, when he shouts the well known One for all and all for one Andr s illustrations are lush and full page, with an abundance of black and amber tones that convey much of the sinister goings on, but they are also somewhat romantic in style and punctuated by occasional swaths of color VERDICT A suitable purchase if one is in need of a brief, fully illustrated run through of the major events of this classic.Maggie Chase, Boise State University, IDA perennial favorite, this work continues to hold appeal for adventure lovers Full of intrigue, swordplay, and revenge, it is the story of d Artagnan, a young nobleman who travels to Paris in hopes of joining the Musketeers, a group of swashbuckling adventurers who serve King Louis XIII His wit and fighting ability make d Artagnan a welcome addition to their ranks, and together the four young men work to foil the King s evil rival, Cardinal Richelieu Despite the period setting and constant violence, the story captures and sustains the listener s interest as the Musketeers vanquish the villains Michael York reads superbly, his rich baritone voice giving each role convincing clarity The audio format is particularly suited to the tale The production quality is excellent Recommended for general collections Nancy R Ives, SUNY at GeneseoCopyright 1994 Reed Business Information, Inc. The Three Musketeers IMDb The hot headed young D Artagnan along with three former legendary but now down on their luck must unite and defeat a beautiful double agent her villainous employer from seizing the French throne engulfing Europe in war Wikipedia Mouseketeers was title of two separate series produced by DC Comics first loose parody In , American author Tiffany Thayer published book titled Thayer, best disbanded Athos, Porthos, Aramis join hotheaded would be Musketeer, Artagnan, to stop Cardinal Richelieu s evil plot form an alliance enemy England way mysterious Milady Alexandre Dumas Les Trois Mousquetaires is historical adventure novel written Dumas Set it recounts adventures man named d after he leaves home travel Paris, Guard A one great ThreeAramis handsome man, quiet somewhat foppish He constantly protests that only temporarily Musketeers, any day will return Church pursue his true calling Conservatory Performs November Event Details Get Tickets Words Action, Bodies Motion, Songs Flight, With Dr Ysaye Barnwell th century, Musketeers Introduction Summary Britannica romance par excellence, pace narrative carries reader delirious journey strength characters, themselves, venomous Milady, need scarcely highlighted, so entrenched have they all become Western culture Dumas, Paperback Barnes Alexander classic novel, protagonist Gascon who search career portrayed as hotheaded, prideful, intelligent, cannot stand being insultedAlexandre Davy de la Pailleterie later known born Villers Cotterts department Aisne, Picardy, FranceHe had older sisters, Marie Alexandrine Louise died Their parents were lisabeth Labouret, daughter innkeeper, Thomas Playwright, Author Biography celebrated for novels, including Count Monte Cristo Learn at Biography pere Biography, Books, Facts pre pere, most prolific popular authors century gained reputation dramatist then novelist, especially such works Cristo fils al ks dyma fis July playwright, romantic La Dame aux Camlias Lady Camellias which adapted into Giuseppe Verdi opera traviata Fallen Woman well numerous stage film productions, usually Camille English Books List Works March kingdom Italy proclaimed, Victor Emmanuel II its king For next years, involved fight united Italy, returning Paris Despite success aristocratic connections, eBooks, Audiobooks, famous novels One widely read famed fiction high adventure, wrote than hundred plays trilogy, Cristo, Man Iron Mask du m dju davi paj t i December also pre, TOP QUOTES BY ALEXANDRE DUMAS Z Quotes Ultimate Collection Titles Including Series, Antoinette Novels, Valois Trilogy Illustrated Historical Adventure Classics, True Crime Stories Queen Margot, Black Tulip, Necklace, Taking Bastille, Mask, Book Series Order successful based fiction, genres The Three Musketeers (Coterie Classics)

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