The Laughing Cavalier by Emmuska Orczy [Scarlet Pimpernel #1]

The Laughing Cavalier by Emmuska Orczy [Scarlet Pimpernel #1]

by Emmuska Orczy
     
 

Whoever loves a fight, first and last, will like the Baroness Orczy's latest story, The Laughing Cavalier, for all the male characters, good, bad, and indifferent, are fighting hard when they are not making love. This is supposed to be the adventure of an ancestor of the Scarlet Pimpernel; but whether it is or not is of small moment. What counts is that there is a… See more details below

Overview

Whoever loves a fight, first and last, will like the Baroness Orczy's latest story, The Laughing Cavalier, for all the male characters, good, bad, and indifferent, are fighting hard when they are not making love. This is supposed to be the adventure of an ancestor of the Scarlet Pimpernel; but whether it is or not is of small moment. What counts is that there is a desperate villain who abducts the lovely daughter of a rich Haarlem merchant and a gallant swordsman who always comes to the maid's rescue in the nick of time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013472037
Publisher:
Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date:
11/15/2011
Series:
Halcyon Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,312,010
File size:
1 MB

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