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  • Published: 3 March 2006
  • ISBN: 9780451529701
  • Imprint: Signet
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 528
  • RRP: $12.99

The Count Of Monte Cristo




Thrown in prison for a crime he has not committed, Edmond Dantes is confined to the grim fortress of the Château d'If.

Wrongfully imprisoned for 14 years, Edmond Dants escapes to the island of Monte Cristo. What awaits him there is a fortune in gold--and a new identity with which to pursue his revenge and redemption. Now with a new Introduction.

  • Published: 3 March 2006
  • ISBN: 9780451529701
  • Imprint: Signet
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 528
  • RRP: $12.99

About the author

Alexandre Dumas

Alexandre Dumas was a French playwright, historian and prolific novelist, penning a string of successful books including The Three Musketeers (1844), The Count of Monte Cristo (1845), and Twenty Years After(1845). His novels have been translated into a hundred different languages and inspired over two hundred films. In his day Dumas was as famous for his financial irresponsibility and flamboyant lifestyle as for his writing. Dumas died in 1870.

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