Stanley John Weyman as an English novelist sometimes referred to as the "Prince of Romance". Beginning his professional literary career in middle age, Weyman had a lifetime of experience to share including the insights gained from his extensive travels. The Red Cockade is a classic of romantic adventure fiction from the greatest of the swashbuckling romancers. This story tells of the adventures of an aristocrat sympathetic to the cause of the people. The author shows a good eхample of different social groups. This work of the author has a historical point of view.