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Versailles no Bara

Versailles no Bara

Alternative Titles

English: Rose of Versailles
Synonyms: Berusaiyu no Bara, Lady Oscar
Japanese: ベルサイユのばら

Information

Type: Manga
Volumes: 10
Chapters: 82
Status: Finished
Published: 1972 to 1973
Authors: Ikeda, Riyoko (Story & Art)
Serialization: Margaret

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Score: 8.441 (scored by 1843 users)
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Ranked: #1722
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Popularity: #1366
Members: 5,539
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Synopsis

Raised from birth as a man, the Lady Oscar commands the palace guards at Versailles in the years before the French Revolution. Her beauty and noble spirit make her a shining figure in the eyes of both men and women but she is torn between her chosen life of service and duty to class and country and her own heart and desires. She lives as a noble amidst the opulence of Versailles but her keen senses and compassion are not blinded to the poverty of the French people.

(Source: ANN)

Background

On July 11, 2015, Udon Entertainment revealed that they had licensed Versailles no Bara for release in English as Rose of Versailles. The publisher plans to release the series in 2-in-1 omnibuses though a release date has yet to be announced.

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Nov 22, 2013
soulofgolds (All reviews)
Since there is no review of this beautiful manga, I'll try to make one. It's my first rewiew, please bear with me.


Story 10/10

The manga tells the story of France during the reign of Marie Antoinette through the eyes of Oscar Francois de Jarjeyes, better known with Lady Oscar. She was a young woman who was raised as a male due to the desire of his father to have a son who has skills to serve the royal family.
At the age of 14, Oscar becomes Captain of the Imperial Guard, protector of the new princess of France, Marie Antoinette and this is how Oscar witnessed read more

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