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Set in france in 1572, during the height of catholicprotestant wars, the story tells of conspiracies, plots, trysts, murders, poisonings and love. Read in english by john van stan a historical fiction novel set in paris 1572 during charles ixs reign and the french wars of religion. Dumas fills his canvas with a gallery of unforgettable characters, unremitting action and the engaging generosity of spirit which has made him one of the worlds greatest and bestloved storytellers. Alexandre dumas biography and list of works alexandre dumas books. An hour after the double scene we have just related, king charles and the queen mother retired to their apartments.
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