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8 edition of The black tulip. found in the catalog.

The black tulip.

Alexandre Dumas

The black tulip.

by Alexandre Dumas

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Published by Mayflower in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Netherlands
    • Subjects:
    • Witt, Johan de, 1625-1672 -- Fiction,
    • Tulip mania, 17th century -- Fiction,
    • Netherlands -- History -- 1648-1714 -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of La tulipe noire.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.D89 Bla32, PQ2229 Bla32
      The Physical Object
      Pagination221 p.
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4700264M
      ISBN 100583117953
      LC Control Number77881294

      Sep 20,  · Buy The Black Tulip (Penguin Classics) New Ed by Alexandre Dumas, Robin Buss (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(17). Leyla: The Black Tulip The cover of Leyla: The Black Tulip Published Author Alev Lytle Croutier Illustrator Kazuhiko Sano ISBN X Setting Turkey in Leyla: The Black Tulip is a book in the Girls of Many Lands series relating to Leyla. It was released in and available with.

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      Oct 01,  · But to my mind, The Masque of the Black Tulip is just as enjoyable a read as The Secret History. Just as with the first book, this novel is a blend of regency romance, humor, history, clever allusions to popular culture and historical events, and spy intrigue.5/5(5). At pages, this adventure story is less intimidating than The Count of Monte Cristo, but it contains just as much intrigue and excitement. From the publisher: “Cornelius von Baerle lives only to cultivate the elusive black tulip and win a magnificent prize for its creation. But when his powerful godfather is assassinated, the unwitting Cornelius becomes caught up in a deadly political.


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Alexandre Dumas was best known for his historical novels of adventure and romance which blended fact and fiction with real and imagined characters. The Black Tulip wasn't as popular among his critics as his better known works such as The Count of Monte Cristo, but his readers were happy with it when it was first published back in My book club chose to read it for February, to discuss a classic with /5.

Jul 31,  · "The Black Tulip" was one of those books of his I'd not read, nor even heard of until recently. The story is set in The Netherlands during the time of William of Orange (s)/5(44).

Jan 10,  · Similar premise to my favorite book 'The Count of Monte Cristo', 'The Black Tulip' delivers a story of Murder, Envy, Love, and Triumph without disappointment.

Halfway through the book I found myself staying up till in the morning not able to put it down until I knew how it ended!/5.

May 01,  · Bearden tests the fiction waters with The Black Tulip. The book has the usual international spy ops intrigue with a smattering of romance and action. I just didn't dig it too much. It's not horrible.

It's just not good; which is ironic because Bearden lived the life for 30+ years, as opposed to the armchair warriors writing better books/5. Nov 14,  · The Black Tulip, written by Alexandre Dumas père and published inis a historical novel placed in the time of Tulipmania in the Netherlands.

The novel begins with the politically motivated mob lynching of the de Witt brothers and then follows the story of Cornelius van Baerle, godson of Cornelius de Wit.4/5(1).

Sep 21,  · The Black Tulip, by Alexandre Dumas, is a work of historical fiction that mixes actual events in the Netherlands in the 17th century with fictional characters and events.

The first third of the novel provides a thorough explanation of Dutch politics and culture—a stark difference from many of Dumas' other works, which launch into breakneck action from the very first page. Author Alexandre Dumas | Submitted by: Jane Kivik Free download or read online The Black Tulip pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Alexandre Dumas. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format/5.

The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Black Tulip, by Alexandre Dumas (Pere) This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. Jul 01,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project erum-c.com: Alexandre Dumas.

The Black Tulip Alexandre Dumas's novels are notable for their suspense and excitement, their foul deeds, hairsbreadth escapes, and glorious victories. In The Black Tulip (), the shortest of Dumas's most famous tales, the real hero is no Musketeer, but a erum-c.com: Musaicum Books. Download Alexandre Dumas (pére)'s The Black Tulip for your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile.

Download The Black Tulip free in PDF & EPUB format. Download Alexandre Dumas (pére)'s The Black Tulip for your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile. Related books. The War of Women Volume II. Book Review: The Black Tulip by Alexandre Dumas.

The year isand the Haarlem Tulip Society has offered a hundred thousand florin prize to the tulip breeder who can create a black tulip, without imperfection or spot of other color.

The Black Tulip by Alexandre Dumas, a free text and ebook for easy online reading, study, and reference. Later a real black one was developed. But, for Dumas in this was still the unattainable, impossible, divine almost, tulip. He brings the impossible black tulip into the story as a developing love child between Cornelius Van Baerle and Rosa Gryphus, he even compares it to that in the Conclusion.

Aug 26,  · About The Black Tulip Cornelius von Baerle lives only to cultivate the elusive black tulip and win a magnificent prize for its creation. But when his powerful godfather is assassinated, the unwitting Cornelius becomes caught up in a deadly political intrigue. The Black Tulip, written by Alexandre Dumas père and published inis a historical novel placed in the time of Tulipmania in the Netherlands.

The novel begins with the politically motivated mob lynching of the de Witt brothers and then follows the story of. Free download of The Black Tulip by Alexandre Dumas, Pere. Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle. Read, write reviews and more.

The black tulip: a novel User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. In this debut, Bearden draws on his experience as the CIA officer in charge of the covert war in Afghanistan to craft a thriller about a former CIA officer in Afghanistan who must hook up with a KGB colonel.

Sentenced to life imprisonment, Cornelius conspires with his jailer's daughter to grow the black tulip in secret. Alexandre Dumas sets his captivating tale in the s, a generation after Holland was gripped by the economic madness of Tulip mania and shortly after the mob lynching of a pair of Dutch erum-c.com: Craving some first-rate historical fiction.

Slip into this tale of intrigue and romance from Alexandre Dumas (pere), who is regarded by critics as one of the masters of the genre. In The Black Tulip, turmoil befalls the Dutch aristocracy and the nation struggles to regain its international standing.

Praise for The Black Tulip “An irresistible page-turner especially vivid because we know the author was a witness to events.”—The Wall Street Journal “Milt Bearden really delivers. With thirty years in the CIA to back it up, he knows what he’s talking about A terrific book.”—Robert De Niro.Jul 08,  · The Black Tulip, written by Alexandre Dumas père and published inis a historical novel placed in the time of Tulipmania in the Netherlands.

The novel begins with the politically.Apr 28,  · One thing I picked up on in The Black Tulip by Alexandre Dumas was socioeconomic status — it seems like the poor were portrayed as ignorant, bloodthirsty nuts.

I feel the message I come across in Dumas‘s books is that only through money are people happy.5/5.