The Scarlet Pimpernel

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Lightning Source Incorporated, 2008 - Fiction - 260 pages
A surging seething murmuring crowd of beings that are human only in name for to the eye and ear they seem naught but savage creatures animated by vile passions and by the lust of vengeance and of hate.

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LOVE THIS BOOK!!! i had to read this book in english class this year in my high school and i started it with kinda a bad outlook and then began to really enjoy it. it is just so cute and for me just ... Read full review

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i have to read this book for english class and wow. i love it! we only have to read like 4 chapters a week but i couldn't put it down! i finished the book and found it very sweet and well written. READ THIS BOOK!! it's amazing! i cried at chapter 16 and at the end. Read full review

About the author (2008)

Emmuska Orczy was born in Tarna÷rs, Heves County, Hungary on September 23, 1865. She attended West London School of Art and Heatherley's School of Fine Art. Collaborating with her husband Henry Montague Barstow, she produced and illustrated a translated version of Old Hungarian Fairy Tales in 1895. Her first novel, The Emperor's Candlesticks, was published in 1899. Her other works include In Mary's Reign, The Scarlet Pimpernel, I Will Repay, Mam'zelle Guillotine, Lady Molly of Scotland Yard, and The Nest of the Sparrowhawk. She died on November 12, 1947.

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