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Versailles no Bara  
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Description
The Rose of Versailles focuses on Oscar François de Jarjayes, a girl raised as a man to become her father's successor as leader of the Palace Guards. A brilliant combatant with a strong sense of justice, Oscar is proud of the life she leads, but becomes torn between class loyalty and her desire to help the impoverished as revolution brews among the oppressed lower class. Also important to the story are her conflicting desires to live life as both a militant and a regular woman as well as her relationships with Marie Antoinette, Count Axel von Fersen, and servant and best friend André Grandier.

Licensed versions of this manga have been published in French, German and Spanish.

Type
Manga

Related Series

Associated Names
ベルサイユのばら
凡尔赛的玫瑰
Berusaiyu no Bara
Die Rosen von Versailles (German)
Hoa hồng Véc xây
La Rose de Versailles (French)
Lady Oscar (Italian)
Róża Wersalu (Polish)
Rose of Versailles
The Rose of Versailles
Versaille no Bara

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Latest Release(s)
c.Special chapters 1-3 by Rov Scans (824d ago)
v.4.5-10 (v2) by Rov Scans (824d ago)
v.10 (end) by Rov Scans (1318d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
12 Volumes (Ongoing, by Shueisha in 1972; Volume 11 in 2014)
5 Volumes (Hardcover, by Shueisha in 1976)
10 Volumes (Bunkoban, by Shueisha in 1984)
2 Volumes (Aizouban, by Chuokoron Shinsha in 1987)
12 Volumes (Anime-ban, by Chuokoron Shinsha in 1993?)
5 Volumes (Bunkoban, by Shueisha in 1994)
12 Volumes (All Color-ban, by Chuokoron Shinsha in 1996)
4 Volumes (Konbini-ban, by Shuiesha in 2002)
9 Volumes (Kanzenban, by Shueisha in 2006)
5 Volumes (Bunkoban, by Shueisha in 2009?)
6? Volumes (Konbini-ban, by Fairbell in 2009?)

Completely Scanlated?
Yes

Anime Start/End Chapter
Starts at Vol 1, Chap 1
Ends at Vol 10

User Reviews
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User Rating
Average: 8.3 / 10.0 (174 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.04 / 10.0
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Last Updated
April 28th 2016, 7:42am PST


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Year
1972

Original Publisher
Chuuoukouron Shinsha (1987, 1993?, 1996)
Fairbell (2009?)
Shueisha (1972, 1976, 1984, 1994, 2002, 2006, 2009?)

Serialized In (magazine)
Margaret (Shueisha)

Licensed (in English)
Yes

English Publisher

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #1011 decreased(-10)
Monthly Pos #1337 increased(+323)
3 Month Pos #1948 increased(+89)
6 Month Pos #2034 increased(+109)

List Stats
On 266 reading lists
On 505 wish lists
On 37 unfinished lists
On 237 custom lists

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Forum Posts
Rose of Versailles Gets 'Episode 6' Manga Story in March, April 211 days, 16 hours, 10 minutes ago
The anime version 720 days, 12 hours, 4 minutes ago

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The best story ever   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by ogur
February 24th, 2008, 2:36pm
I love Oscar. She is my idol. I would like to be as strong as her. You know life is not that easy and being able to be admitted to guys' world is a great achievement. I also love her character. As Andrea tells in the anime, "I love her because although she looks cold as ice on the outside, in the inside she is burning". Oscar is very passionate, she has a strong sense of justice, she can sacrifice herself for her beliefs and her beloved friends. She is very loyal, hardworking, decisive, smart. Maybe her only deficiency is not being able to accept her gender but thanks to Andrea, at the end she was finally able to understand herself. She was confused emotionally. It must be hard to be forced to live in the way your father dictated.

I cried a lot at the end of the manga but kind of loved the end. They made a movie of Lady Oscar and in the mıvie they changed the ending to a silly happy ending. That was just terribly disappointing. The mangaka stopped drawing manga after a while, and I could not find any other translated work of Ikeda Ryoko. If I could find them, I would really like to read them too.
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A fan of it   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Aqouze
December 10th, 2007, 9:14am
this's not really yuri...only seem to be

It's wonderful series!!!!
I love Oscar so much she is my heroine..since i'm young
I hope for more chapter of this series plz...>_< scan more......
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loved it,   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by gurrla
May 24th, 2007, 10:22am
I watched the anime when I was younger, it was really good. I expect no less from the manga! It is truly a lovely sad story.

... Last updated on July 16th, 2007, 8:58pm
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wth   
Rating: N/A
by Cerulean
January 31st, 2007, 7:34pm
there was no yuri ~_~"
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Indeed a classic   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by gjoerulv
August 30th, 2006, 7:38am
As Bettum said. However u'll notice the "age" it's from lol.
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NEED more   
Rating: N/A
by Anonymous
August 11th, 2006, 5:27pm
Please scan more of this. It's needed!
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humbug   
Rating: N/A
by Bettum
July 13th, 2006, 4:19pm
A classic.
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WANT MORE   
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by rita
June 4th, 2006, 9:01pm
there should be more chapters out there. It is pretty interesting even though the art style is a bit maybe 70's or 80's not sure. It looks like it will go somewhere good. I am very curious to see the rest since its been mentioned twice already in hana yori dango and Cat Street (both works by kamio youko XD) as somewhat of a classic and awesome read. wonder if there's any tragedy in there as welll....
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