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|Title||:||The Black Tulip|
|Author||:||Alexandre Dumas, Robin Buss|
|Number of Pages||:||246|
|Category||:||Classics, Fiction, Historical fiction, France, French literature, Historical|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Black Tulip i b To have discovered the black tulip to have seen it for a moment then to lose it to lose it forever b i .
Cornelius von Baerle a respectable tulip grower lives only to cultivate the elusive black tulip and win a magnificent prize for its creation But after his powerful godfather is assassinated the unwitting Cornelius becomes caught up in deadly political intrigue and is falsely accused of high treason by a bitter rival Condemned to life imprisonment his only comfort is Rosa the jailer s beautiful daughter and together they concoct a plan to grow the black tulip in secret Dumas last major historical novel is a tale of romantic love jealousy and obsession interweaving historical events surrounding the brutal murders of two Dutch statesman in with the phenomenon of tulipomania that gripped seventeenth century Holland