The three musketeers: d'Artagnan Romance Series, Book 1

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The three musketeers[Alexandre Dumas].
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author Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870.
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D'Artagnan quickly proves he has the heart of a Musketeer and earns himself a place in their ranks. Relying on their wits and skills with the sword, the gallant trio sets out to preserve the honor of the king and foil the nefarious schemes of Cardinal Richelieu. Alexandre Dumas's swashbuckling epic has embroidered upon history a colorful world of swordplay, intrigue, and romance, which earned this classic its reputation as the most thrilling adventure novel ever written., Abridged., Action & Adventure; General Fiction; Historical, Action & Adventure; Literary, Adventure fiction., Classics, Complete classics, Complete classics., Digital content provided by hoopla., Dover Thrift Editions, Dumas, Alexandre,1802-1870, Dumas, Alexandre,1802-1870,author., Dumas, Alexandre,1802-1870., Dumas, Alexandre,1802-1870.King's Musketeers ;, Dumas, Alexandre,1802-1870.Trois mousquetaires., Dumas, Alexandre., Dumas, Alexandreauthor, Electronic books., FIC DUMAS, FIC004000, FICTION / Classics, Feedbooks1844, France, France -- History -- Louis XIII, 1610-1643 -- Fiction., Historical fiction., Homewood, Bill,narrator., Homewood, Bill.|Narrator, IG$A, Illustrated classics series, In seventeenth-century France, a daring young man defends the queen’s honor and tests his skills against the best swordsmen of the day D’Artagnan journeys to Paris armed with nothing but his sword, his courage, and a burning desire to prove his mettle as a member of King Louis XIII’s elite guardsmen. A swashbuckling corps of gentlemen rogues, the Musketeers live to antagonize Cardinal Richelieu and sweep every woman in France off her feet. Before d’Artagnan can join their ranks, however, he must distinguish himself on the field of battle.   On his first day in the capital, d’Artagnan accidentally offends the honor of three dashing Musketeers—Athos, Porthos, and Aramis—and agrees to duel each one in turn. But before they can match steel, the combatants are interrupted by the cardinal’s guards, embroiling d’Artagnan in complex affairs of state, dangerous court intrigues, and a sinister battle against the wily and seductive spy Milady de Winter.   A richly detailed historical novel and one of the greatest adventure stories ever told, The Three Musketeers is a masterwork of Western literature.   This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices. , King's Musketeers series ;, Lee, John.|Narrator, London :Vintage Classic,2014., MWT10028106, MWT10755735, MWT11023091, MWT11104464, MWT11104785, MWT11285109, MWT11428395, MWT11460158, MWT11602035, MWT11817455, MWT11858578, Made available through hoopla, Midwestrda, Mixing a bit of seventeenth-century French history with a great deal of invention, Alexandre Dumas tells the tale of young D'Artagnan and his musketeer comrades, Porthos, Athos, and Aramis. Together they fight to foil the schemes of the brilliant, dangerous Cardinal Richelieu, who pretends to support the king while plotting to advance his own power. Bursting with swirling swordplay, swooning romance, and unforgettable figures-including the seductively beautiful but deadly femme fatale, Milady, and D'Artagnan's equally beautiful love, Madame Bonacieux-The Three Musketeers continues, after a century and a half of continuous publication, to define the genre of swashbuckling romance and historical adventure., Mode of access: World Wide Web., Open Road Media2016, Publishing, Saddleback Educational., Read by Bill Homewood., Read by John Lee., Read by Michael York., Read by Saddleback Educational Publishing., Read by Simon Vance., Saddleback's illustrated classics series., Swordplay, Swordsmen, TBX, TBXdistributor, Tantor unabridged classics, Tantor unabridged classics., The Three Musketeers, The Three Musketeers (Les Trois Mousquetaires) is a novel by Alexandre Dumas, père. It recounts the adventures of a young man named d'Artagnan after he leaves home to become a musketeer. D'Artagnan is not one of the musketeers of the title; those are his friends Athos, Porthos, and Aramis—inseparable friends who live by the motto, "One for all, and all for one". The story of d'Artagnan is continued in Twenty Years After and The Vicomte de Bragelonne. Those three novels by Dumas are together known as the D'Artagnan Romances. The Three Musketeers was first published in serial form in the magazine Le Siècle between March and July 1844., The Three Musketeers is a classic adventure novel. The book is the tale of d'Artagnan, a young man who leaves Paris to become a Musketeer and meets three friends who live by the motto 'all for one, one for all.', The Three Musketeers, by French writer Alexandre Dumas, was first released in serial form in 1844, a year before Dumas' publication of The Count of Monte Cristo. The story was an instant success, largely due to Dumas' transformation of the historical fiction genre. In The Three Musketeers, contrary to popular practice at the time, history acted as a backdrop for the story rather than the primary element, making it a fun and accessible read. The story follows young d'Artagnan and his friends Athos, Porthos, and Aramis as they defend honor amidst the power struggles of 17th century France. Still popular with readers today, this classic is now available in a chic and affordable edition as part of the Word Cloud Classics series from Canterbury Classics. Lexile score: 990L, The adventures of a young man named d'Artagnan after he leaves home to become a guard of the musketeers. D'Artagnan is not one of the musketeers of the title; those are his friends Athos, Porthos, and Aramis., The three musketeers, The three musketeers /Alexandre Dumas ; translated and with an introduction by Will Hobson., The three musketeersAlexander Dumas., The three musketeersAlexandre Dumas., The three musketeers[Alexandre Dumas]., The young D'Artagnan and the legendary musketeers Athos, Porthos and Aramis are 'the inseparables' - ready to sacrifice everything in a duel or game of dice in order to defend their honour or that of the King and Queen of France., These literary masterpieces are made easy and interesting. This series features classic tales retold with color illustrations to introduce literature to struggling readers. Each audiobook retains key phrases and quotations from the original classics. This story exemplifies camaraderie and the loyalty the musketeers had to their king, queen, and country. The main characters; Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, the adventurous three musketeers, later joined by d'Artagnan, all unite in their dedication to the defense of France and the destruction of Lady de Winter, "Milady," the conniving spy of Cardinal Richelieu and wicked murderer of Constance Bonacieux, the loyal seamstress and friend of the French Queen., This historical romance, perhaps the greatest cloak-and-sword story ever written, relates the adventures of four fictional swashbuckling heroes and their escapades against the master of intrigue, Cardinal Richelieu, and the quintessential wicked woman, Lady de Winter., This time-honored text recounts the adventures of young d'Artagnan as he leaves his home and begins the quest to become a musketeer. With help from his friends Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, he becomes embroiled in a slew of escapades which eventually culminate in d'Artagnan's entrance into the French army, at the request of Cardinal de Richelieu., Three Musketeers, TotalBooxdistributor, Translated from the French., Trois mousquetaires., UKMGBengUKMGBBDXOCLCOAU@OCLCFYDXCPOCLCQOCLOCLCONZHSDTnLvILS, Unabridged., Vance, Simon., Vendor-supplied metadata, Vintage classics, Vintage classics., When young d'Artagnan travels to Paris to join the ranks of the Musketeers, he soon finds himself challenged to three duals with Athos, Porthos and Aramis. However, the foursome is abruptly attacked by the evil Cardinal Richelieu's guards, and d'Artagnan fights alongside them, proving his skills with a sword and his honour. The three Musketeers enfold d'Artagnan into their ranks, and what follows is a swashbuckling tale full of intrigue, friendship and revenge. Alexandre Dumas got the idea for The Three Musketeers from Courtilz de Sandras' 1700 novel Mm̌oires de Monsieur d'Artagnan, which was based on real events surrounding the lives of d'Artagnan, Athos, Porthos and Aramis. Dumas made them human, gave them colour, and made them more real than even the truth itself. Since then the term 'Three Musketeers' has been used to describe a trio of individuals who support each other including Supreme Court Justices, engineers and Japanese wrestlers., With its rousing cry of "One for all, and all for one," Alexandre Dumas's thrilling adventure novel has captivated generations of readers since its initial publication in 1844. Action, intrigue, and romance abound in this swashbuckling epic, which traces a country lad's path to the French court of the early 1600s and the glorious fraternity of the king's men, the Musketeers. A son of impoverished nobility, D'Artagnan arrives in Paris to find the Musketeers disbanded by the cunning Cardinal Richelieu, who hopes to seize power from the weak-willed Louis XIII. The daring and ambitious youth proves his mettle in the company of the famous Musketeers - Porthos, Athos, and Aramis - and joins them in a heroic struggle to defend the king and his lovely queen, Anne of Austria. Dumas transformed the concept of the historical novel by writing in a modern, conversational style. His accessible, fast-paced narratives combine real and fictional characters to recapture the events, manners, and mood of seventeenth-century France. Emerging in the chaotic aftermath of the Revolution, Dumas's novels provided his contemporaries with a welcome sense of identity and national pride. His most popular work, The Three Musketeers, continues to charm modern readers with its timeless tales of romantic valor., Word Cloud Classics, Word cloud classics., York, Michael,1942-, [United States]:AD Classic ,2014., [United States]:Blackstone Audio, Inc.,2006., [United States]:Dove Audio, Inc. ,2008., [United States]:Dover Publications ,2012., [United States]:Naxos ,1996., [United States]:Naxos ,2014., [United States]:Saddleback Educational Publishing ,2006., [United States]:Start Classics ,2013., [United States]:Tantor Audio,2008., [United States]:Thunder Bay Press ,2014., [United States]:Xist Publishing ,2015., computerc, data file, digital, e-fr---, eAudiobook hoopla, eBook hoopla, en, eng, hoopla digital., https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/bsa_9781433239298_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/bsa_9781482955347_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/csp_9780486114521_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/csp_9781626861268_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/ebc_9781926606637_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/nax_9781843797722_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/nax_9789629545246_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/sdb_9781612474595_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/sta_9781627938341_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/ttm_9781400126903_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/xst_9781623957865_180.jpeg, online resourcecr, spoken wordspw, text file, texttxt, unmediatedn, volumenc
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series Complete classics, King's Musketeers, Saddleback's illustrated classics, Tantor unabridged classics, Vintage classics, Word cloud classics, d'Artagnan Romance
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subject_facet , Action & Adventure; General Fiction; Historical, Action & Adventure; Literary, Adventure fiction, Classics, Dumas, Alexandre, -- 1802-1870 -- Adaptations, Dumas, Alexandre, -- 1802-1870. -- Trois mousquetaires. -- English, Electronic books, FICTION / Classics, France -- History -- Louis XIII, 1610-164 -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction, France -- History -- Louis XIII, 1610-1643 -- Fiction, France -- Social conditions -- 17th century -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Swordplay -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction, Swordplay -- Fiction, Swordsmen -- Fiction
title_display The three musketeers
title_full The Three Musketeers [eBook] Dumas, Alexandre, The Three Musketeers [electronic resource] Dumas, Alexandre., The Three Musketeers d'Artagnan Romance Series, Book 1, The three musketeers / Alexandre Dumas ; translated and with an introduction by Will Hobson, The three musketeers [electronic resource] / Alexander Dumas, The three musketeers [electronic resource] / Alexandre Dumas, The three musketeers [electronic resource] / [Alexandre Dumas], The three musketeers [electronic resource] Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870., Three Musketeers [electronic resource] Dumas, Alexandre.
title_short The three musketeers
title_sub d'Artagnan Romance Series, Book 1
topic_facet Classic Literature, Classics, Dumas, Alexandre, Electronic books, Fiction, France -- History -- Louis XIII, 1610-1643 -- Fiction, History, Social conditions, Swordplay, Swordsmen