Fb2 The Cardinal's Blades ePub
by Pierre Pevel
|Publisher:||Gollancz; UK ed. edition (July 8, 2010)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1335 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1577 kb|
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Читать онлайн The Cardinal s Blades. Arnaud de Laincourt closed his book. The same prudent advice I gave to Neuvelle also applies to us, he said. Let us forget all of that.
Читать онлайн The Cardinal s Blades. The Cardinal s Blades. Before being received in the cardinal’s apartment visitors normally had to pass through five rooms throughout which guards were stationed on continuous watch, day and night.
The Cardinal s Blades. 1. Long and high-ceilinged, the room was lined with elegantly gilded and bound books which shone with a russet gleam in the half-light of the candle flames
The Cardinal s Blades. Long and high-ceilinged, the room was lined with elegantly gilded and bound books which shone with a russet gleam in the half-light of the candle flames. Outside, beyond the thick red velvet curtains, Paris slept beneath a starry sky and a deep tranquillity had settled on the dusky streets which penetrated even here, where the scratching of a quill barely troubled the silence.
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The Cardinal's Blades is part historical novel, part old-fashioned swashbuckling high-action adventure, and part classic fantasy. Pierre Pevel has woven some of the best-loved fantasy tropes - musketeer-style adventuring, daring swordsmen, political intrigue, non-stop action and dragons - into a stunning new fantasy series. Louis XIII reigns over France. and Cardinal Richelieu governs the country
3 Les Lames du Cardinal (The Cardinal's Blades). Pierre Pevel was born in 1968. Pierre Pevel's novels are written in a style approaching that of uchronia (or, alternative history), and in particular of fantasy uchronia.
3 Les Lames du Cardinal (The Cardinal's Blades). Haut-Royaume (A Tale from the High Kingdom). English Translations. He was a scriptwriter and author of role-playing games (RPG), before he began writing. He has written many fantasy novels under the pseudonym "Pierre Jacq", often signing his books under his real name. He is known for his trilogy, the Ombres de Wieldstadt, published en 2001, which in 2002 won him a Grand Prix de l'Imaginaire. Pierre Pevel lives in Nancy, France.
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This is also true of the other fantastic draconic elements I just mentioned. For the most part, the dragonets, and wyverns are only there for color, a splash of fantasy paint on the historical bones of the book. The Cardinal's Blades' focus is directed on the historical sword-and-sandal elements and milieu. Characterization development, is another disappointment in this novel.
Pevel, Pierre, Translated By Clegg. Broad, at almost four metres across, and heavily used, it was a place of sad memories: it was here that Ravaillac had stabbed Henri IV when the royal coach was halted by the busy street traffic. this detail aside, Laincourt’s address was quite commonplace. He rented accommodation in a house similar to many others in Paris: tall and narrow, crammed in between its neighbours, with a small shop on the ground floor-a ribbon seller, as it happened
The Cardinal's Blades is part historical novel, part old-fashioned swashbuckling high-action adventure, and part classic fantasy. and Cardinal Richelieu governs the country. One of the most dangerous and most powerful men in Europe, Richelieu keeps a constant, sharp eye on the enemies of the Crown to avoid their assassination attempts, thwart their.