This book is about the time when the honor and dignity meant something. When love fought and fought. When a friend would die for his friend. Both terrible and such a beautiful time, with knowledge of the case told us… Continue reading "The Man in the Iron Mask | Alexandre Dumas"
Tag: 18th century
What is the beauty of book The Queen’s Necklace! And what a master of words Alexandre Dumas. He knows how to make a thick historical novels not boring, and the real Palace intrigues are ready to compete with their cunning… Continue reading "The Queen’s Necklace | Alexandre Dumas"
Dashing musketeer story got a sequel 20 years later. And, as it mostly happens, the sequel worse than the first part. And it’s not that the second part brings a touch of everyday frustration. The characters here have a specific, mundane… Continue reading "Twenty Years After | Alexander Dumas"
This consists of four epistol, or messages, a poetic treatise in which the Alexander Pope outlined his philosophical Outlook, were published in separate installments from February 1733 and January 1734 the First three Epistles were published respectively in February, March… Continue reading "An Essay on Man | Alexander Pope"