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David Coward is Professor of Modern French Literature at the University of Leeds. He won the Scott-Moncrieff Award for translation in 1996 and has edited all the Dumas pere editions in World's Classics. He also translated for the series Dumas fils's Lady of the Camellia.
La Reine Margot est une histoire historique avec l'amour, la mort, et l'intrigue. On rencontre Charles IX, intelligent, quelquefois gentil, ét quelquefois sur le pouce de... Read morePublished 8 months ago by J.K. George
Murder, rescues, intrigue, passion, desire, bloodshed, massacres, death, necromancy, betrayal, poisoned cosmetics, marriages of convenience, infidelity, open marriages, poisoned... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Tom From NY
After you have read The Three Musketeers (and Twenty Years After and The Man in the Iron Mask too) and The Count of Monte Christo, then, not expecting anyone (including myself) to... Read morePublished 10 months ago by David H. Eisenberg
The infamous Saint Bartholomew Day Massacre is the historical backdrop for this wonderful story of love and death. Read morePublished on April 26, 2013 by pbeckmann
I discovered Alexandre Dumas when I was in my early teens. The first book of his I read, The Three Musketeers, impressed me so much that I have since devoured every historical... Read morePublished on February 9, 2013 by CatLover
I love love love Dumas Pere. La Reine Margot (Oxford World's Classics) is one of his relatively lesser-known works, but it is just as fabulous as his more commonly recognized... Read morePublished on July 18, 2011 by Jill-Elizabeth (Jill Franclemont)
I would like to respond to these people commenting on whether these Oxford edtions are abridged or not. I just picked up a copy of the Oxford-"Count of Monte Cristo". Read morePublished on February 4, 2011 by Odo of Venafro
If you do a little research you will see that there are--at most--30 to 40 pages missing from this edition. Read morePublished on January 13, 2011 by D. MATRANGA
This item is an abridged version - not the original one. The printing is very bad - not easy to read.Published on November 5, 2010 by kolibri