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Author Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870.

Title The black tulip / Alexandre Dumas ; edited with an introduction and notes by David Coward
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (xxx, 258 pages)
Series Oxford world's classics
Oxford world's classics.
Summary A deceptively simple story and the shortest of Dumas's most famous novels, The Black Tulip(1850) weaves historical events surrounding a brutal murder into a tale of romantic love. Set in Holland in 1672, this timeless political allegory draws on the violence and crimes of history, making a case against tyranny and creating a symbol of justice and tolerance: the fatefultulipa negra
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Witt, Johan de, 1625-1672 -- Fiction.
Tulip Mania, 1634-1637 -- Fiction.
Netherlands -- History -- 1648-1714 -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Form Electronic book
Author Coward, David.
ISBN 0191610712 (electronic bk.)
9780191610714 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Tulipe noire. English