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Beau Geste

Percival Christopher Wren

Beau Geste

by Percival Christopher Wren

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Longmans, Green and Co. in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Gift; Mason, David; 2007.

Statementby Percival Christopher Wren.
The Physical Object
Pagination410 p., ([3] p. of advertisement)
Number of Pages410
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19758795M

Oct 16,  · A REVIEW OF 'BEAU GESTE' by P.C. WREN 'Beau Geste' has the unenviable status of being a book that people know of, but which fewer and fewer have actually read. Mention its name, and the typical response is, "Oh, that's about the French Foreign Legion." And that's about it/5(43). Beau-Geste. likes · 1 talking about this · 6 were here. Equipement pour cavaliers et chevaux/5(19).

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Dec 22,  · ‘Beau Geste’ by P.C. Wren is a fun, romanticized adventure story of running off to join the French Foreign Legion due to the shame of committing some grievous act. The descriptions of life in the legion and being stationed in French North Africa would make any adventurer today want to go visit some of those cities and historical French forts/5().

Reread Decloved again. What a fabulous book!. I am SO enjoying building up my reactionary library (see article pasted in below). Beau Geste was an ultimate boy/man book (to be much enjoyed by women who love real men too:).4/5.

Dec 22,  · Beau Geste - Kindle edition by P.C. Wren. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Beau Geste book features like bookmarks, note /5(). Beau Geste is a Paramount Pictures action/adventure film starring Gary Cooper, Ray Milland, Robert Preston, Brian Donlevy, and Susan Hayward.

Directed and produced by William A. Wellman, the screenplay was adapted by Robert Carson, based on the novel of the same title by P. ecole-temps-danse.com by: Alfred Newman.

Beau Geste book "Just that," agreed Lawrence. "Of course 'Beau' Geste never stole the sapphire, or anything else; but I suppose, as you say, a document like that ought to go to her and Geste, as their names are mentioned." "Certainly, mon ami.

And if the stone has been stolen, the paper might be an invaluable clue to its recovery. Handwriting, for example, a. Dec 18,  · Beau Geste is one of the truly memorable books I've read.

I've read a lot of good modern stories by many good contempory authors and enjoyed them, but I find most to be easily forgotten. Beau Gest is one that will stand out through time. A great adventure/5. First illustrated and first deluxe edition, number of 1, copies signed by the author.

Beau Geste was originally published in and it is no coincidence that this edition followed the success of the silent film version of The book is rarely found with the dust jacket preserved. Seller Inventory # Jul 24,  · Beau, John, and Digby Geste are three inseparable, adventurous brothers who haven been adopted into the wealthy household of Lady Brandon.

When money in the uppercrust household grows tight, Lady Brandon is forced to sell her most treasured jewel the mighty "Blue Water" sapphire/10(K). Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. First Edition, 4th printing, total pages clean tight and unmarked, red top stained pages, Book has three parts, Beau Geste has pages, Beau Sabreur has pages, Beau Ideal has pages, book has full blue cloth covered boards with blind stamped horizontal and vertical lines on the front cover.

He is remembered best for Beau Geste, a much-filmed book of involving the French Foreign Legion in North Africa, and its sequels, Beau Sabreur and Beau Ideal. Born as plain Percy Wren, in Deptford, South London, England, Percy was the son of a schoolmaster.4/5.

Beau, John, and Digby Geste are three inseparable, adventurous brothers who haven been adopted into the wealthy household of Lady Brandon.

When money in the uppercrust household grows tight, Lady Brandon is forced to sell her most treasured jewel the mighty "Blue Water" sapphire.

Beau Geste Book. by P.C. Wren. NO writing in book. Hardcover Book with Dust ecole-temps-danse.com Rating: % positive. Get this from a library. Beau geste. [Percival Christopher Wren] -- "When a precious gem disappears and suspicion falls upon the Geste brothers, the three young men join the French Foreign Legion in this ever-popular tale of adventure, courage, and suspense" The story of Beau Geste is known from the Classic Gary Cooper movie and Snoopy's reenactments of it in the Peanuts strip, but the original novel is well worth reading.

It is brilliantly-plotted, exciting, and engaging. Besides dramatic scenes, it includes many delightful turns of phrase. So, it's a good book. But this reading is exceptional. And then there was this wonder book. Deservedly popular, full of memorable scenes, the book was a bestseller and reprinted many times.

A silent movie starring Ronald Colman was remade in with Gary Cooper as Beau Geste. Occasionally still shown on television, probably available on DVD.5/5(3). Download Beau Geste free in PDF & EPUB format. Download P. ecole-temps-danse.com's Beau Geste for your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile.

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SHOP BOOK SLEEVES. Beau Geste, novel about the French Foreign Legion by Percival C. Wren, published in The title character, whose given name is Michael, and his brothers, Digby and John, have joined the French Foreign Legion after being falsely accused of a crime.

They meet many trials together in North Africa. Dec 15,  · We then jump backwards in time. John Geste, our narrator, is the youngest of three orphaned brothers who live with their aunt, Lady Brandon. The eldest brother, Michael, is known as Beau Geste because he’s such a radiant example of British honour and manhood; twin Digby, while hardly less upright and honourable, is a bit of jokester.

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We open on the now-famous scenes of a remote, burning %.Beau Geste is a great story, with adventure, mystery, and a smattering of romance. I was expecting a desert war story, but got what turned out to be mostly a mystery. This book is extremely well read and the audio quality is also excellent.

I highly recommend it. 9 of 9 people found this review helpful.This second of three movie versions of P.C. Wren's adventure novel Beau Geste is a virtual scene-for-scene remake of the silent version.

We open on the now-famous scenes of a remote, burning desert fort, manned by the dead Foreign Legionnaires, then flash back to the early lives of 5/5.