Tag: French History


    By the AUTHOR of the EARL of WARWICK. Jean-Francois de La Harpe Editor’s Introduction Introduction Characters Act I Act II Act III Act IV Act V Epilogue Introduction Background to the Play Edward the Confessor was the last of the Anglo-Saxon kings of England, he ruled from 1042-1066. Edward died in 1066 and was succeeded […]

  • Elisa Bonaparte

    After the Testimony of Her Contemporaries by Joseph Turquan Originally published in Leipzig, 1908 Edited and Annotated for the 21st Century Reader by Susannah Rowles Editor’s Introduction Translator’s Prefatory Note Author’s Preface Chapter I Chapter II Chapter III Chapter IV Chapter V Chapter VI Chapter VII EDITOR’S INTRODUCTION            Today, Joseph Turquan’s Elisa Bonaparte is an […]