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"The Three Musketeers"-- A Review
A discussion of male-female relationships as seen in Alexandre Duman's "The Three Musketeers."
# 97213 | 1,272 words | 5 sources | APA | 2007 | US
Published on Jul 27, 2007 in Literature (French) , English (Analysis)

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This paper examines the romantic and rational ideals as seen in 19th century literature, using Alexandre Dumas' "The Three Musketeers" as an example. The paper gives a basic plot summary and character analysis of the novel. The paper shows three incidences from the novel that demonstrate forms of romantic and rational chivalry which reflect male-female relationships. The author concludes by describing when rational versus romantic chivalry was necessary in the novel.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Collington, T. (2002). "History is not just a thing of the past: The chronotopic transpositions of La Reine Margot." Literature Interpretation Theory, Vol. 13.
  • Dumas, A. E-text of "The Three Musketeers." Project Gutenberg web site.
  • Fromkin, D. (2006). "Dumas gastronomique." The New Criterion.
  • Valiunas, A. (2003). "Dumas among the gods: the three Musketeers and other French fantasies." The American Spectator.
  • Volo, J. (2004). The Antebellum Period: American popular culture through history. Conn: Greenwood Publishing Group.

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