The Count of Monte Cristo Abridged by Robin Waterfield

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The Count of Monte Cristo Abridged by Robin Waterfield ISBN:9780140373530

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Edmond Dantes is soon to be captain of his own ship & to marry his beloved Mercedes. But spiteful enemies provoke his arrest and on the day of his wedding he is condemned to lifelong imprisonment. In prison Edmond shares a secret plan of escape and a map to hidden riches with his companion, Faria. When Faria dies, Edmond attempts the incredible escape alone.

The Count of Monte Cristo Abridged by Robin Waterfield ISBN:9780140373530

Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003

Short-listed for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003

 

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Weight 277 g
Dimensions 17 × 129 × 198 mm
About the Author

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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