Celebrated Crimes -, Volume 5

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CONTENTS OF VOL V. PAGE. THE CENCI . ... 1 MURAT 49 DERUES . 105 LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS. VOL. V. THE CENCI. After Drawings by Jacques Wagrez. Lucrezia Petroni and Beatrice Cenci Disposing of the Body of Francesco Cenci Fronts. PAGE. TheHead of Beatrice Cenci Exhibited to the People 40 MUEAT. After Drawings by F. Prodhomme. Murat and His Three Companions Escape Being Run Down by the Brig Execution ofMurat at Pizzo October 15, 1815 . 102 DERUES. After Drawings by F. Prodhomme. Denies First Crime the Murder of His School- mate Pierre Buttel 116 The Murder of Mme. de Saint-Faust de Lamotte 174 The Execution of Antoine-Franyois Derues, May 6, 1777 260 76

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Alexandre Dumas (1802-1870) was one of the literary lights of France during the Romantic Revolution, his complete works eventually filling over three hundred volumes. George Bernard Shaw described him as "one of the best storytellersa ]that ever lived." The Man in the Iron Mask and The Three Musketeers are available from Brilliance Audio.

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