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The black tulip

Author: Alexandre Dumas
Publisher: Mineola, New York : Dover Publications, 2017.
Series: Dover thrift editions
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A prize of 100,000 florins awaits the gardener who can produce a black tulip, a rich reward that incites a deadly competition. Set in 17th-century Holland, this historical novel by the author of The Three Musketeers forms a timeless political allegory in which the rare flower represents the triumph of justice, tolerance, and true love over greed, jealousy, and obsession"--
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Allegories
Named Person: Johan de Witt; Johan de Witt
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexandre Dumas
ISBN: 9780486812489 0486812480
OCLC Number: 962801318
Description: pages cm.
Series Title: Dover thrift editions
Other Titles: Tulipe noire.
Responsibility: Alexandre Dumas.
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"A prize of 100,000 florins awaits the gardener who can produce a black tulip, a rich reward that incites a deadly competition. Set in 17th-century Holland, this historical novel by the author of The Three Musketeers forms a timeless political allegory in which the rare flower represents the triumph of justice, tolerance, and true love over greed, jealousy, and obsession"--

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