THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO

THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO

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by Alexandre Dumas
     
 

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The Count of Monte Cristo (French: Le Comte de Monte-Cristo) is an adventure novel by Alexandre Dumas, p�re. It is often considered to be, along with The Three Musketeers, Dumas' most popular work. The writing of the work was completed in 1844. Like many of his novels, it is expanded from the plot outlines suggested by his collaborating ghostwriter Auguste Maquet. The… See more details below

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The Count of Monte Cristo (French: Le Comte de Monte-Cristo) is an adventure novel by Alexandre Dumas, p�re. It is often considered to be, along with The Three Musketeers, Dumas' most popular work. The writing of the work was completed in 1844. Like many of his novels, it is expanded from the plot outlines suggested by his collaborating ghostwriter Auguste Maquet. The story takes place in France, Italy, islands in the Mediterranean and the Levant during the historical events of 1815�1838 (from just before the Hundred Days through to the reign of Louis-Philippe of France). The historical setting is a fundamental element of the book. It is an adventure story primarily concerned with themes of hope, justice, vengeance, mercy and forgiveness.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940012341372
Publisher:
Ryetown Classics
Publication date:
03/24/2011
Series:
Alexandre Dumas Collection , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
548,933
File size:
2 MB

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