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The Count of Monte Cristo

by Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870.

Format: Kindle Book 2003 2003
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Summary
A beautiful new clothbound edition of Alexandre Dumas's classic novel of wrongful imprisonment, adventure and revenge. Thrown in prison for a crime he has not committed, Edmond Dantes is confined to the grim fortress of the Château d'If. There he learns of a great hoard of treasure hidden on the Isle of Monte Cristo and becomes determined not only to escape but to unearth the treasure and use it to plot the destruction of the three men responsible for his incarceration. A huge popular success when it was first serialized in the 1840s, Dumas was inspired by a real-life case of wrongful imprisonment when writing his epic tale of suffering and retribution.
Additional Information
Series Penguin classics.
Subjects False imprisonment Fiction
Revenge Fiction
Literature
Fiction
France Social conditions Fiction.
Electronic books.
Publisher London :Penguin Books Ltd2003
2003
Contributors OverDrive, Inc.
Language English
Translated from the French.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
Format: Kindle Book
Format: OverDrive Read
Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle
Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 9780141901251
9780141901251
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