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The Count of Monte Cristo (Everyman's Library) Author: -
Title: The Count of Monte Cristo (Everyman's Library)
ISBN: 0307271129
ISBN13: 978-0307271129
Other Formats: doc lit azw txt
Pages: 1240 pages
Publisher: Everyman's Library; Everyman's Library edition (June 2, 2009)
Language: English
Category: Literature & Fiction
Size PDF version: 1613 kb
Size EPUB version: 1346 kb
Subcategory: World Literature




This beloved novel tells the story of Edmond Dantès, wrongfully imprisoned for life in the supposedly impregnable sea fortress, the Château d’If. After a daring escape, and after unearthing a hidden treasure revealed to him by a fellow prisoner, he devotes the rest of his life to tracking down and punishing the enemies who wronged him.

Though a brilliant storyteller, Dumas was given to repetitions and redundancies; this slightly streamlined version of the original 1846 English translation speeds the narrative flow while retaining most of the rich pictorial descriptions and all the essential details of Dumas’s intricately plotted and thrilling masterpiece.Alexandre Dumas’s epic novel of justice, retribution, and self-discovery—one of the most enduringly popular adventure tales ever written—in a newly revised translation.(Book Jacket Status: Jacketed)