The Black Tulip


 La Tulipe noire  or The Black Tulip , it’s the same name for this novel but in two different languages (English and French) . The Black Tulip is a historical novel written by the author Alexandre Dumas. Where the events revolve around in the city of Haarlem, Netherlands, where a prize of hundred thousand Dutch guilders has been set to the person who can grow a black tulip, so the competition between the country's best gardeners has been spurred to win the money, they all are beware of each other and so jealous as each person of them just want to talk the prize for himself, also  honour and fame.

The citizens throw themselves into the competition. Dramatic event sparks gradually where the main characters pass by a hard experiment and the hero went to prison, there he meets the prison guard's beautiful daughter Rosa, who tries to help him.


But like the directors of movies, the author, alexander dumas , Began the story with describing a dramatic intensity of a historical event .It’s the 1672 lynching of the Dutch Grand Pensionary (roughly equivalent to a modern Prime Minister) Johan de Witt and his brother Cornelis, by a wild mob of their own countrymen — considered by many as one of the most painful episodes in Dutch history. Who will win this fame and money war ?. you should follow the event in the novel to know that.











 La Tulipe noire  or The Black Tulip , it’s the same name for this novel but in two different languages (English and French) . The Black Tulip is a historical novel written by the author Alexandre Dumas. Where the events revolve around in the city of Haarlem, Netherlands, where a prize of hundred thousand Dutch guilders has been set to the person who can grow a black tulip, so the competition between the country's best gardeners has been spurred to win the money, they all are beware of each other and so jealous as each person of them just want to talk the prize for himself, also  honour and fame.

The citizens throw themselves into the competition. Dramatic event sparks gradually where the main characters pass by a hard experiment and the hero went to prison, there he meets the prison guard's beautiful daughter Rosa, who tries to help him.


But like the directors of movies, the author, alexander dumas , Began the story with describing a dramatic intensity of a historical event .It’s the 1672 lynching of the Dutch Grand Pensionary (roughly equivalent to a modern Prime Minister) Johan de Witt and his brother Cornelis, by a wild mob of their own countrymen — considered by many as one of the most painful episodes in Dutch history. Who will win this fame and money war ?. you should follow the event in the novel to know that.






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