Moreover, notwithstanding the terror generally inspired by the sight of monsters, she felt a desire to look at, and perhaps even to admire, this extraordinary man, who by a crime had infused his vile blood into the most aristocratic veins in France, --this man who appeared to have organized the Revolution, in order that it should open the gates of the Bastille for him, in which, but for that Revolution, he would have remained immured forever, to teach him that a plebeian must remember nothing.
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Review: Ange Pitou (Volume 1)User Review - Frank - Goodreads
Classic Dumas, weaving fiction into history with a touch of magic and court intrigue. Read full review
Review: Ange Pitou (Volume 2)User Review - Terry - Goodreads
3 – 3.5 stars We continue where Dumas left us at the end of volume 1 of _Ange Pitou_. The first ¾ of the book are taken up with the main action of the burgeoning Revolution in Paris. True to character ... Read full review