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Alexandre Dumas Père

Douglas Munro

Alexandre Dumas Père

a bibliography of works translated into English to 1910

by Douglas Munro

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870 -- Translations into English -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementDouglas Munro ; foreword by Dugald MacArthur.
    SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities ; v. 110
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ8247 .M86, PQ2230 .M86
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 271 p. ;
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4567093M
    ISBN 100824098366
    LC Control Number77083381

      This Day In History: January 5, On this day in history, , on a bitter cold day, a young Alexandre Dumas, soon to be famed playwright and novelist and current son of Thomas-Alaxandre who was once one of Napoleon’s generals, fights in his first the duel, Dumas successfully defeated his opponent almost immediately, but, according to his memoirs, not before having his pants. Alexandre Dumas, Chapter 1 of Essays in Little by Andrew Lang: Alexandre Dumas, Deux siècles de littérature vivante: Alexandre Dumas, suites, plagiats, pastiches et hommages: Alexandre Dumas, Two Centuries of Living Literature: Alexandre Dumas: le génie de la vie et de l'écriture: Alexandre Dumas: un maître vénéré (à propos Jules.

    Alexandre Dumas (père) INTRODUCTIONPRINCIPAL WORKSGENERAL COMMENTARYTITLE COMMENTARYFURTHER READINGFrench novelist, playwright, essayist, short-story writer, nonfiction writer, autobiographer, and author of juvenile following entry presents an overview of Dumas's career through Source for information on Alexandre Dumas (père): . of stories based upon historical records, from the pen of Alexandre Dumas, pere, when he was not "the elder," nor yet the author of D'Artagnan or Monte Cristo, but was a rising young dramatist and a lion in the literary set and world of fashion. Dumas, in fact, wrote his 'Crimes Celebres' just prior to launching1/5.

    Alexandre Dumas fils was born in Paris, France, the illegitimate child of Marie-Catherine Labay, a dressmaker, and novelist Alexandre his father legally recognized him (he adopted him) and ensured the young Dumas received the best education possible at the Institution Goubaux and the College that time, the law allowed the elder Dumas to take the child away from his mother. The lasting fame of French writer Alexandre Dumas {due-mah'}, known as Dumas père, 24, , d. Dec. 5, , is assured by such historical novels as The Three Musketeers and The Count of Monte xically, he exerted his greatest influence on literature through his early plays, key works in the definition of French romanticism.


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Alexandre Dumas (–) was the son of Napoleon’s famous general Dumas.A prolific author, his body of work includes a number of popular classics, including The Three Musketeers and The Man in the Iron Mask. Robin Buss (–) was a writer and translator who worked for the Independent on Sunday and as television critic for the Times Educational Supplement/5(28).

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Alexandre Dumas () was born in Paris. His mother, Marie-Catherine Labay, was a dressmaker. In he was legally recognized by his father and taken. As a child, Dumas was born to General Thomas-Alexandre Davy de Pailleterie and Marie Louise Labouret.

His family adopted the last name from Dumas’s enslaved grandmother named Marie-Casette Dumas. When author Dumas’s father was enlisted in the army of Napoleon, he took the last name Dumas and was also called with the nickname ‘Black Devil.

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Combine. Move over and make room for me." Dumas died of a stroke on December 5,at Puys, near Dieppe. It is claimed that his last words were: "I shall never know how it all comes out now," in which he referred to his unfinished book. Dumas' son Alexandre Dumas fils, became a writer, dramatist, and moralist; he never accepted his father's lifestyle.

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( views) The Corsican Brothers by Alexandre Dumas - G. Routledge, This short novel by Alexandre Dumas was originally published in The narrator of the story is Dumas himself.

The Hero of the People by Alexandre Dumas Alexandre Dumas, born Dumas Davy de la Pailleterie, 24 July – 5 December ), also known as Alexandre Dumas, père, was a French writer, best known for his historical novels of high adventure.

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Kover in lively, fluid prose, this is Dumas’s most daring work, in which his themes of intrigue and romance are illuminated by the issues of racial prejudice and the profound quest for s Munier is a sensitive boy growing 4/5(3).56 Reed, A Bibliography of Alexandre Dumas Pere (Middlesex: J.

A. Neuhuys, ), p. xi. 57 Douglas Munro, Alexandre Dumas Pere: A Bibliography of Works Translated into English to (New York: Garland, ) and its companion Alexandre Dumas Pere: A Bibliography of Works Published in French, (New York: Garland, ).