L'Aiglon

A Play in Six Acts

Cover image for

Download


Author: Edmond Rostand (Edmond Eugène Alexis Rostand)
Published: 1900
Language: English
Wordcount: 35,914 / 133 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 74
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 768
Added to site: 2009.09.18
mnybks.net#: 25307
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Drama

This, the only English edition published of the story of the great Napoleon's unfortunate son, was translated by Louis N. Parker.

Show Excerpt

THE ATTACHÉ.

He's not so strictly guarded here at Baden.

METTERNICH.

Oh, here there's nought to fear. He's with his mother.

THE ATTACHÉ.

Well, sir?

METTERNICH.

What spy could have such interest In watching him? For any plot would trouble Her lovely calm.

THE ATTACHÉ.

Is not that calmness feigned? She cannot have a thought but for her eaglet!

MARIA LOUISA.

[Entering hurriedly.

My parrot!

THE ATTACHÉ.

[Starting.]

Eh?

MARIA LOUISA.

[To METTERNICH.]

Margharitina's flown!

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for L'Aiglon by Edmond Rostand - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for L'Aiglon by Edmond Rostand - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for L'Aiglon by Edmond Rostand - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for L'Aiglon by Edmond Rostand - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for L'Aiglon by Edmond Rostand - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for L'Aiglon by Edmond Rostand - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Romeo and Juliet
by William Shakespeare
Hamlet
by William Shakespeare
Pygmalion
by George Bernard Shaw
All For Love
by John Dryden
Macbeth
by William Shakespeare
The Inca of Perusalem
by George Bernard Shaw
An Ideal Husband
by Oscar Wilde
Dr. Faustus (newer edition)
by Christopher Marlowe

See more popular titles from this genre.