The Man in the Iron Mask
by Alexandre Dumas
Publisher: ManyBooks 1850
Number of pages: 514
A mysterious prisoner wearing an iron mask languishes deep within the Bastille. D'Artagnan and the Three Musketeers find themselves tangled in a web of intrigue when suspicions about the prisoner's identity begin to emerge. The final Musketeer story, 'The Man in the Iron Mask' is a gripping adventure novel by one of the masters of the genre.
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