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man behind the iron mask

by John Noone

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Published by Sutton in Gloucester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Man in the Iron Mask.,
  • France -- History -- Louis XIV, 1643-1715.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Noone.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC130.M25
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi,314p. :
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22295556M
    ISBN 100862994756

    The Man Behind the Iron Mask by John Noone and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Man Behind the Iron Mask . The prince in the iron mask --The masked prisoner --Faces behind the mask --More faces --And even more --The man in the velvet mask --Two prisoners of consequence --The prisoners of Pignerol --Dunkird connections --And interconnections --Eustache Dauger unmasked --The many faces of Eustache Dauger --The valet in the face-saving mask.

    THE MAN BEHIND THE IRON MASK is a work of historical detection which presents and examines the facts and fictions surrounding the mysterious masked prisoner whose fate has appalled and fascinated people for more than three hundred years. From his own time until today the questions of who he was and why he was treated in this way have never been /5(7). Get this from a library! The man behind the iron mask. [John Noone] -- "The Man in the Iron Mask (French: L'Homme au Masque de Fer) is a name given to a prisoner arrested as Eustache Dauger in or , and held in a number of jails, including the Bastille and the.

    The prince in the iron mask; the masked prisoner; faces behind the mask; more faces; and even more; the man in the velvet mask; two prisoners of consequence; the prisoners of Pignerol; Dunkirk connections; and interconnections; Eustache Dauger unmasked; the many faces of Eustache Dauger; the valet in the face-saving mask; postscript; general.   Man Behind the Iron Mask by John Noone Paperback Book, pages See Other Available Editions Description "For more than three hundred years the legend of 'the man in the iron mask' has held a place on the stage of human enquiry and : Noone, John.


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Man behind the iron mask by John Noone Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Man Behind the Iron Mask" is a horrifying tale in some ways certainly for the hapless prisoner but a lovely piece of research and a nicely-done look at prisons, politics, and the bureaucracy of Louis XIV's France. A small work of puzzle-solving that's well done and makes for a very enjoyable evening's reading/5.

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Are you an author. Learn about Author Central /5(11). In his story "The Man in the Iron Mask", Dumas transmits the undisclosed story behind these facts, which involves, of course, his Four Musketeers: Porthos, Athos, Aramis, and D'Artagnan.

The story takes place when the four retired Musketeers are feeling a bit aged and have the strongest desire for adventure; a desire they fulfill all throughout /5().

Paperback $ 37 Used from $ 5 New from $ THE MAN BEHIND THE IRON MASK is a work of historical detection which presents and examines the facts and fictions surrounding the mysterious masked prisoner whose fate has appalled and fascinated people for /5(12).

"For more than three hundred years the legend of 'the man in the iron mask' has held a place on the stage of human enquiry and debate.

From the time of his incarceration during the reign of Louis XIV right through to our modern day, the awful fate of the man condemned to live a lifetime with his face encased in iron has inspired, depending on the era, anger, horror, pity and fascination."Author: John Noone.

Free download or read online The Man in the Iron Mask pdf (ePUB) (The dArtagnan Romances Series) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Alexandre Dumas. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.4/5.

Homme au masque de Fer = The Man in the Iron Mask‬, Alexandre Dumas The Man in the Iron Mask, is the name given to an unidentified prisoner who was arrested in or and subsequently held in a number of French prisons, including the Bastille and the Fortress of Pignerol. He was held in the custody of the same jailer, Bénigne Dauvergne de Saint-Mars, for a period of 34 years.4/5.

This is a very readable book about characters that we have all heard about -- the Three Musketeers. It turns out they (and d'Artagnan) really existed. The other main characters are historical figures, including the Man in the Iron Mask.4/5. Directed by Randall Wallace.

With Leonardo DiCaprio, Jeremy Irons, John Malkovich, Gérard Depardieu. The cruel King Louis XIV of France has a secret twin brother whom he keeps imprisoned. Can the twin be substituted for the real king?/10(K). The Man in the Iron Mask by MacDonald, Roger and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at     The legend of the Man in the Iron Mask, is based on the true life story of Eustache Dauger.

Over time, however, the story became legend, and the legend faded into myth, retold dozens of times in children’s books, novels, and movies throughout the : Federico Cataldo.

The man in the iron mask, French l’homme au masque de fer, (born c. ?—died NovemParis, France), political prisoner, famous in French history and legend, who died in the Bastille induring the reign of Louis is no historical evidence that the mask was made of anything but black velvet (velours), and only afterward did legend convert its material into iron.

This is what I found in the film, The Man in the Iron Mask, which was written, produced, and directed by Randall Wallace. While the movie included average performances from the actors and several truly ridiculous moments, it was the story behind the film (and the tantalizing prospect of it actually being true) that gripped me.

The anonymous prisoner has since inspired countless stories and legends—writings by Voltaire and Alexandre Dumas helped popularized the myth that his mask was made of iron. The Man in the Iron Mask is a television film loosely adapted from The Vicomte de Bragelonne by Alexandre Dumas and presenting several plot similarities with the film was produced by Norman Rosemont for ITC Entertainment, and starred Richard Chamberlain as King Louis XIV and his twin Philippe, Patrick McGoohan as Nicolas Fouquet, Ralph Richardson as Jean-Baptiste Colbert Directed by: Mike Newell.

The source, however, that made this prisoner famous among the masses was the book by Alexandre Dumas, The Man in the Iron Mask, which was the third and final book in the series that began with The Three Musketeers. : The Man Behind the Iron Mask () by Noone, John and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(44).

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Man behind the Iron Mask by Andrew Lang, Alexandre Dumas, Tighe Hopkins | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. The Man in the Iron Mask is actually the last third of a huge novel by Dumas originally titled The Vicomte de Bragelonne.

Because of the size of the book, English publishers have divided into three books, The Vicomte de Bragelonne (Oxford World's Classics), Louise de la Vallière (Oxford World's Classics), and The Man in the Iron Mask/5().

This massive book was the last in a series of novels that began with The Three Musketeers. Its ending centered on the mysterious man in the iron mask. Perhaps it was a glimpse of such a man.

Rate this book. Clear rating. The Man in the Iron Mask Quotes Showing of 30 “I am strong against everything, except against the death of those I love. We will not pretend to say that Heaven always apportions to a man's capability of endurance the anguish with which he afflicts him Suffering is in proportion to the strength Author: Naunerle C.

Farr.COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.The Man in the Iron Mask Alexandre DUMAS ( - ) In this, the last of the Three Musketeers novels, Dumas builds on the true story of a mysterious prisoner held incognito in the French penal system, forced to wear a mask when seen by any but his jailer or his valet.