Man In The Iron Mask (An Essay)

By: Alexandre Dumas
Published By: Double9 Books
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"Man In The Iron Mask" by Alexandre Dumas is a captivating historical essay that explores the enigmatic figure shrouded in mystery. Delving into the realms of history and speculation, Dumas unravels the tantalizing tale of the prisoner encased in iron, whose identity remains a subject of intrigue and debate. As a master storyteller, Dumas blends factual accounts with imaginative conjecture, weaving a narrative that transports readers to the opulent courts of 17th-century France. Against the backdrop of political intrigue and royal machinations, the essay examines the various theories surrounding the identity of the mysterious man behind the mask. Drawing upon historical records and his own creative flair, Dumas offers compelling insights into the possible identities of the enigmatic prisoner, from royal heirs to political adversaries. Through meticulous research and vivid storytelling, he invites readers to ponder the secrets hidden behind the iron mask and the impact of power and betrayal on the course of history. "Man In The Iron Mask" stands as a testament to Dumas' skill as a historian and storyteller, offering a thought-provoking exploration of one of history's most enduring mysteries. With its richly drawn characters and evocative prose, the essay remains a captivating read for history enthusiasts and fans of Dumas' timeless literary works.

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Alexandre Dumas

French author and playwright Alexandre Dumas fils is best known for his romantic novel La Dame aux Camélias (The Lady of the Camellias), published in 1848. Giuseppe Verdi adapted it into his opera La traviata (The Fallen Woman), which debuted in 1853. Other notable works by Dumas fils include a number of stage and film adaptations, which are usually titled Camille in English-language adaptations. The playwright Alexandre Dumas père ("father"), the author of classic works including The Three Musketeers and The Count of Monte Cristo, was the father of Dumas fils (French for "son"). Dumas fils received the Légion d'honneur (Legion of Honour) in 1894 after being accepted into the Académie française (French Academy) in 1874. The illegitimate child of tailor Marie-Laure-Catherine Labay (1794–1868) and novelist Alexandre Dumas, Dumas was born in Paris, France. His father gave him official recognition in 1831 and made sure the young Dumas attended the Collège Bourbon and the Institution Goubaux for the greatest education available. The elder Dumas was then permitted by law to remove the child from his mother. The younger Dumas was driven to write about sad female characters by her anguish.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2024
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 44 Pages
  • ISBN-10: 9363059022
  • ISBN-13: 9789363059023
  • Item Weight: 57.2g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 2.95mm
  • Reading age: 10+
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : Fiction / General