Real Name

Andre-Louis Moreau

First Appearance

Scaramouche (1921)

Created by

Rafael Sabatini


Scaramouche is a historical novel by Rafael Sabatini, originally published in 1921. A romantic adventure, Scaramouche tells the story of Andre-Louis Moreau, a young lawyer during the French Revolution. In the course of his adventures he becomes an actor portraying "Scaramouche" (a roguish buffoon character in the commedia dell'arte). He also becomes a revolutionary, politician, and fencing-master, confounding his enemies with his powerful orations and swordsmanship. He is forced by circumstances to change sides several times. The book also depicts his transformation from cynic to idealist.

Public Domain Literary Appearances

  • Scaramouche (1921)

Public Domain Comic Appearances

  • Stories by Famous Authors #13

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