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Low, Roderick Craig - Going Nowhere, ebook

Going Nowhere

Low, Roderick Craig


On a touring holiday in south-west France, a young English couple, Jennifer and Peter Robbins, quickly fall under the charms of the Lot region – a land of wide meandering rivers, wooded hillsides, rugged moors and quaint stone villages bathed in warm sunshine (not to mention the more worldly

Dumas, Alexandre - The Man in the Iron Mask, ebook

The Man in the Iron Mask

Dumas, Alexandre


Alexandre Dumas' famous musketeer hero d'Artagnan first appeared in The Three Musketeers. This book is a later adventure in the Three Musketeers saga, which links into the real-life tale of the mysterious 'Man in the Iron Mask' who was held in Bastille…

Doyle, Arthur Conan - The Refugees, ebook

The Refugees

Doyle, Arthur Conan


Set in France during the reign of Louis XIV, the story follows Amory de Catinat, a Huguenot (Protestant) guardsman of the king during a time when France, then predominantly Catholic, became more and more difficult for Protestants,

Muhlbach, Louise - The Empress Josephine, ebook

The Empress Josephine

Muhlbach, Louise


A fantastic historical novel about the wife of Napoleon Bonaparte, Josephine de Beauharnais, the first Empress consort of France. Written by the German master of the genre Clara Mundt, better known by her pen-name of Louise Muhlbach.

Ibanez, Vicente Blasco - The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, ebook

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

Ibanez, Vicente Blasco


Vicente Blasco Ibanez's most famous novel, adapted several times for film, is set in Europe during World War I. A young South American artist moves to Paris when the War breaks out. Ibanez paints a wonderful picture of pre-war Germany and France during the war.

Henty, G. A. - With Wolfe in Canada, ebook

With Wolfe in Canada

Henty, G. A.


When the contest began, the chances of France becoming the great colonizing empire of the world were as good as those of England. Not only did she hold far larger territories in America than did England, but she had rich colonies in the West Indies, where the flag

Erckmann, Emile - Waterloo, ebook


Erckmann, Emile


A fantastic historical novel set around the famous Battle of Waterloo by French author duo Emile Erckmann and Alexandre Chatrian.