Rafael Sabatini is an Italian and English writer of novels, short stories and plays of romance and adventure. His most famous works have been screened into the popular films Captain Blood and Scaramouche. Sabatini's literature is usually associated with a fiction in the historic settings full of political intrigue and religion. The author is distinguished by critics as a master of entertaining literature imbued by clever dialogues and vivid plots. He is best known for his worldwide bestsellers: The Sea Hawk, Scaramouche, Captain Blood and Bellarion the Fortunate.
“The Suitors of Yvonne: being a portion of the memoirs of the Sieur Gaston de Luynes” is a great example of the serious literature and ingenuity of Rafael Sabatini's works. The novel is set in France during the time of Cardinal Mazarin, and narrates a story filled with atmosphere of customary swordplay, gallant heroes, and treacherous villains. You are fond of adventure and entertaining stories? In this case, this book is an excellent choice for you!