The Prisoner Of Zenda

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Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd, Jan 1, 2010 - 144 pages
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The Prizoner of Zenda has remained a popular novel for over a hundred years and the land of Ruritania has now taken its place on the map of English fiction and has inspired countless imitations in both literature and films.

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The main charactor, Rudolf is a member of a rich and famous family. He had to to act like the King of Zenda because the real king was a prisoner in a castel. he fall in love with the king's cousin,the ... Read full review

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Rudolf Rassendyll visits Ruritania for the coronation of the new king. The new king looks like Rudolf! This makes him do adventured that he didn't dream. This is very interesting and exciting story ... Read full review

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Novelist Anthony Hope-Hawkins was born in London, England on February 9, 1863. After attending Marlborough College and Balliol College, he became a lawyer and wrote short stories. The Prisoner of Zenda, his best-known work, was published in 1894. Due to the book's success, he became a full-time writer. During World War I, he worked for the Ministry of Information to counteract German propaganda. He was knighted for his efforts in 1918. He died of throat cancer in Surrey, England on July 8, 1933.

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