The Scarlet Pimpernel

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The Scarlet Pimpernel [Classic Tales Edition] Summary

Paris: September 1792. At the West Barricade, the bloody guillotine continues her ghastly work. And word has gotten round that the mischievous Englishman who delights at ferrying off French aristocrats to England is somewhere among them. For today, the Citoyen Fouquier-Tinville, on his way to the Committee of Public Safety, received another enigmatic calling card. It was signed with a symbol of a red flower - the mark of the Scarlet Pimpernel.

Public Domain (P)2010 B. J. Harrison
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  • Book 0

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  • Book 1

    • The Scarlet Pimpernel [Classic Tales Edition]

    • By: Baroness Emmuska Orczy
    • Narrated by: B. J. Harrison
    • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Paris: September 1792. At the West Barricade, the bloody guillotine continues her ghastly work. And word has gotten round that the mischievous Englishman who delights at ferrying off French aristocrats to England is somewhere among them. For today, the Citoyen Fouquier-Tinville, on his way to the Committee of Public Safety, received another enigmatic calling card. It was signed with a symbol of a red flower - the mark of the Scarlet Pimpernel.

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    • The Scarlet Pimpernel

    • By: Emmuska Orczy
    • Narrated by: Harriet Stevens
    • Length: 9 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
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      1 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Rumor has it that the Scarlet Pimpernel has super powers which aid him in evading capture along with his team of men. The Scarlet Pimpernel lives a double life, one as an English aristocrat, wealthy, and popular among society's elite, and another at night when he becomes a superhero and master of disguise to the French nobles he has vowed to save. To others, such as the revolutionists, he is something darker, and dangerous - a vigilante who must be captured and stopped at once.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Shocking narrator. Sounds like a robot!

    • By sarah on 12-04-18

    Regular price: £18.79

  • Book 2

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  • Book 3

    • I Will Repay

    • By: Baroness Emma Orczy
    • Narrated by: Johanna Ward
    • Length: 7 hrs and 24 mins
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    It has been 10 years since Juliette de Marny's father asked her to swear revenge upon Deroulede for the death of her brother in a duel. At last, she finds herself in Deroulede's house, with an easy opportunity to betray him to the citizens of France for conspiring against the people. But Juliette realizes, too late, that she is in love with Deroulede.

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  • Book 4

    • The Elusive Pimpernel

    • By: Baroness Orczy
    • Narrated by: Johanna Ward
    • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
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    In this sequel to The Scarlet Pimpernel, Sir Percy Blakeney's arch-enemy travels to England in pursuit of the impudent enemy of the French Republic. Monsieur Chauvelin devises a dastardly plot to annihilate, once and for all, both Sir Percy and his beautiful wife, Marguerite. Lured to France, where the entire town of Boulogne is held hostage on their behalf, they seem to be hopelessly trapped. Will the Scarlet Pimpernel prevail?

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  • Book 12

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