Welcome Red Sphinx Readers!

We have something special for you: an additional appendix of Historical Notes and Commentary that supplements the material in the published edition! Click on through to the Red Sphinx page for a wealth of added background and fun facts that will enrich your read-through of Dumas’s rediscovered classic novel!






En garde! This site is dedicated to the historical adventures of sword-wielding heroes: in short, swashbucklers! Here your host, Lawrence Ellsworth, posts news and reviews of swashbuckler stories, movies, and games, provides previews and historical notes for his books, both available and forthcoming, and also gives you links to merchandise where you can find them for yourself. We hope to make swasbucklingadventures.net your go-to site for all things swashbuckler!



January 4, 2017: The Red Sphinx reviewed in The Washington Post! Reviewer Michael Dirda calls the book an “excellent, compulsively readable translation.”

Read the full review from our LINKS page.


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