Alexandre Dumas: Stories

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1 Ali Pacha

Ali Pasha of Tepelena or of Yannina, the "Lion of Yannina", (1740 – January 24, 1822) was an Albanian ruler (pasha) of the western part of Rumelia, the Ottoman Empire's European territory which was also called Pashalik of Yanina. His court was in Ioannina. Ali had three sons: Ahmet Muhtar Pasha, Veli Pasha and Salih Pasha...

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Historical
Tags: Historical, Novel-Classic
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2 The Black Tulip

The city of Haarlem in The Netherlands has set a prize of 100,000 florins to the person who can grow a black tulip. This begins a competition between the country's best gardeners to win the money, the honour and fame. The young and bourgeois Cornelius van Baerle has almost succeeded, when he suddenly is thrown into the Loevestein prison. There he meets the prison guard's beautiful daughter Rosa, who shall be his comfort and help, and at last his rescuer.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Historical
Tags: Romance, Crime, Historical, Novel-Classic
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3 The Count of Monte Cristo

Wrongfully accused of treason, a man spends long years in prison where he meets another prisoner digging a tunnel to escape. This meeting leads to his escape and indescribable riches which he uses to exact revenges on those who robbed him of everything he had

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Drama, Pirates, Novel-Classic
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