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TitleThe Count of Monte Cristo
AuthorAlexandre Dumas
ISBN-
ImprintAlexandre Dumas Ltd
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Sales rank4.5
FormatKindle Edition

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Translated with an Introduction by Robin Buss Recommended in Laura Berquist British LiteratureAuthor Alexandre DumasFormat 1312 pages, Paperback Publisher Penguin Classics May 27, 2003 ISBN 978 0140449266

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The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas

Revenge is a dish best served cold And unabridged And translated from the French by Robin Buss.The greatness of this book can be illustrated by the following simple equations Whereas, the majesty of the Count of Counting added to the deliciousness of a Monte Cristo sandwich from Bennigans still does... (Sign in to see more)


Melissa ♥ Dog/Wolf Lover ♥ Martin

The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas

Re Read on audio and still on my favorites list ALL THE FREAKING FEELS I never in a million years would have thought I would love this book I never thought I would like something like this book I never thought I would fall in love with Dantes I never thought I would have so much anger, sadness, desp... (Sign in to see more)


Cynthia

The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas

Spoiler alert First, make sure you find a copy that is unabridged Most editions in English ARE abridged, but usually don t say they are Not sure if this Penguin edition is, it s not the one i read Readers generally think of this as a tale of revenge For me, it was much deeper I m not a religious per... (Sign in to see more)


Chris

The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas

Why did no one tell me about this book I mean seriously, I was about a hundred pages in and I wanted to go find my freshman high school English teacher and inflict terrible, intricate revenge on her for depriving me of a great book I figured first I could assume a new identity, perhaps insinuating m... (Sign in to see more)


Nayra.Hassan

The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas

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Matthew

The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas

Over 1200 pages of suffering and revenge I enjoyed it I did not like it quite as much as some of the other big classics I have read, but it was very good The two things that brought it down a bit for me were It felt a bit drawn out than it needed to be At a couple of points I was ready for Dumas to... (Sign in to see more)


Emily May

The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas

Picture this you are nineteen years old with your whole life ahead of you, you ve just been offered the job of your dreams, and you re about to marry the person you ve loved since childhood when suddenly a couple of jealous men decide to frame you as a Bonapartist a crime which was punished by death... (Sign in to see more)


Alex Farrand

The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas

all human wisdom is contained in these two words wait and hope My initial thoughts while staring at this behemoth of a novel were 1 I am going to be reading something very, very descriptive like Victor Hugo s Les Mis rables, 2 it is going to take me forever to finish, and 3 I don t think I am ready ... (Sign in to see more)


Kim

The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas

They don t write novels like this any That s because they make television drama series and soap operas instead To my mind, this novel is the 19th Century equivalent of a long running and compelling television series I can readily imagine being a reader of the Journal des D bats between August... (Sign in to see more)


Joe

The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas

Every soap opera ever produced owes an enormous amount of debt to The Count of Monte Cristo, a sprawling, messy, over the top, gleefully melodramatic bitchslap fest.In fact, I propose that the grandest of bitchslaps be henceforth referred to as a Monte Cristo Bitchslap because of the masterfu... (Sign in to see more)


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