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The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard (Dodo Press)

by Arthur Conan Doyle

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Published by Dodo Press .
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    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11678178M
    ISBN 101406556173
    ISBN 109781406556179

      This is an audiobooks presentation using TTS (Text-To-Speech) synthesis technology. Book reading is made simple and easy where texts are .   The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard by Arthur Conan Doyle; 29 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Napoleonic Wars, , France in fiction, Napoleonic Wars, in fiction, Military History, English War stories, English Adventure stories; .

      The Exploits & Adventures Of Brigadier Gerard by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5().   Conan Doyle, in making his hero a vain, and often rather uncomprehending Frenchman, was able to satirise both the stereotypical English view of the French and—by presenting them from Gerard's baffled point of view—English manners and attitudes. — Excerpted from The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

      "THE EXPLOITS OF BRIGADIER GERARD" - Popular Classic Novels included Free AudioBook Links, NEW illustrations, Clickable Table of Contents for both the list of included books and their respective text and chapters are perfectly set up to match the layout and feel of a physical copy, rather than being haphazardly thrown together for a Brand: SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE.   Book Review: Exploits and Adventures of Brigadier Gerard by Arthur Conan Doyle. Napoleon had many fine soldiers in his army. But by far the finest was Etienne Gerard, Brigadier of the Hussars of Conflans. Of course, that’s his own opinion, and now he is only an old pensioner who tends his cabbage garden and tells grand tales at the cafe.


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The New York Review of Books Classics has brought the `Exploits and Adventures of Brigadier Gerard' back to life. The Gerard character is said to be Conan Doyle's second best fictional invention. The eight `Exploits' stories were published between and while the ten `Adventures' were published after a five year hiatus between and /5(27).

The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard is a compilation of short stories regarding Etienne Gerard's adventures in the Napoleonic wars. But, while the Sherlock Holmes short stories are for the most part stand-alones, there is some continuity to be found here/5. Conan Doyle’s tales of Brigadier Etienne Gerard were originally published in the “Strand Magazine” between December and Septemberand were later issued in two volumes: “The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard” in February and “The Adventures of Gerard” in September This is a review of the first of these volumes/5(60).

In The Exploits and Adventures of Brigadier Gerard, we have an unusual set of stories by Arthur Conan Doyle extolling a French officer in the Napoleonic Wars -- an odd subject for a British subject of the 19th century. These are all tales of derring-do in which the main character rises in the ranks by his fanatical loyalty to Bonaparte.4/5.

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Gerard is not entirely wrong since he displays notable bravery on many occasions, but his self-satisfaction undercuts this quite often. Obsessed with honour and glory, he is always ready with a stirring speech or a gallant remark to a lady.

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The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Action/Adventure; George MacDonald Fraser wrote the excellent introduction to this edition of the collected Brigadier Gerard stories, in which he observed what a different sort of character is Gerard from Conan Doyles more famous creation, who need not be named.

- Laura - Sep 05 4/5(). The exploits of brigadie., p.1 Produced by Jonathan Ingram, Garrett Alley, and the Online DistributedProofreading Team. The Exploits of BRIGADIER GERARD SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE _This book is published by arrangement with the Estate of the late SirArthur Conan Doyle_ _The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes__The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes /5(35).

The Exploits Of Brigadier Gerard is a popular book by Arthur Conan Doyle. Read The Exploits Of Brigadier Gerard, free online version of the book by Arthur Conan Doyle, on Arthur Conan Doyle's The Exploits Of Brigadier Gerard consists of 8 parts for ease of reading.

Choose the part of The Exploits Of Brigadier Gerard which you want to read from the table of contents to get started. The hero, Etienne Gerard, is a Hussar in the French Army during the Napoleonic Wars.

Gerard's most notable attribute is his vanity - he is utterly convinced that he is the bravest soldier, greatest swordsman, accomplished horseman and gallant lover in all France. The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard. Arthur Conan Doyle. (2 Reviews) Free Download.

Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader/5(2). Get this from a library. The exploits of Brigadier Gerard.

[Arthur Conan Doyle] -- Brigadier Gerard, an amusing raconteur with an unswerving loyalty to his emperor, gives a colorful account of the life of a soldier of France in the time of Napoleon.

The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard is a series of comic short stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle telling of the exploits of an uncomprehending French soldier during the Napoleonic Wars. Originally published in The Strand magazine between December and September the stories satirise both the stereotypical English view of the French, and - by presenting them from Gerard's baffled point of.

In Brigadier Gerard the action comes first and the history second, and this streamlined effect has stopped these stories becoming stale for succeeding generations. All the stories first appeared in The Strand magazine, the first eight between and ; these were subsequently published in book form as The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard.

Conan Doyle’s tales of Brigadier Etienne Gerard were originally published in the “Strand Magazine” between December and Septemberand were later issued in two volumes: “The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard” in February and “The Adventures of Gerard” in September This is a review of the first of these volumes.4/5(56).

How the Brigadier Came to the Castle of Gloom You do very well, my friends, to treat me with some little reverence, for in honouring me you are honouring both France and yourselves.

It is not merely an old, grey-moustached officer whom you see eating his omelette or. The exploits of Brigadier Gerard.

[Arthur Conan Doyle; W B Wollen] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Arthur How the Brigadier came to the Castle of Gloom --How the Brigadier slew the brothers of Ajaccio --How the Brigadier held the King --How the King held the Brigadier --How the Brigadier took the field against the Marshal Millefleurs.With his tongue unobtrusively tucked in his cheek, Doyle assists an imaginary French Brigadier in recalling his deeds of valor and gallantry while a young officer in Napoleon's army.

Swords are brandished, villains are vanquished, and beautiful ladies swoon when Brigadier Gerard comes to town.Conan Doyle’s tales of Brigadier Etienne Gerard were originally published in the “Strand Magazine” between December and Septemberand were later issued in two volumes: “The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard” in February and “The Adventures of Gerard” in September This is a review of the first of these volumes.4/5(56).