The Count of Monte Cristo

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Edmund Dantes is betrayed and imprisoned in the fortress of If. There he meets a madman who tells him about an incredible treasure. He escapes from the fortress, finds the treasure, and reappears as the Count of Monte Cristo, ready to extract revenge from falsely accused him. Read on the of the greatest novels of all time. Note: I'm posting this on the site but it was written by Alexandre Dumas.

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The Count of Monte Cristo

Submitted: October 16, 2006

Edmund Dantes is betrayed and imprisoned in the fortress of If. There he meets a madman who tells him about an incredible treasure. He escapes from the fortress, finds the treasure, and reappears as the Count of Monte Cristo, ready to extract revenge from falsely accused him. Read on the of the greatest novels of all time. Read Chapter

Chapter 2

Submitted: October 18, 2006

We will leave Danglars struggling with the demon of hatred, and endeavoring to insinuate in the ear of the shipowner some evil suspic... Read Chapter

The Catalans

Submitted: November 09, 2006

Beyond a bare, weather-worn wall, about a hundred paces from the spot where the two friends sat looking and listening as they drank t... Read Chapter

Conspiracy

Submitted: November 09, 2006

Danglars followed Edmond and Mercedes with his eyes until the two lovers disappeared behind one of the angles of Fort Saint Nicolas, ... Read Chapter

The Marriage Feast

Submitted: November 12, 2006

A classic by Alexandre Dumas of love, betrayal and revenge. I'm posting it on Booksie for all to enjoy. Read Chapter

The Deputy Procureur du Roi

Submitted: November 12, 2006

A classic by Alexandre Dumas of love, betrayal and revenge. I'm posting it on Booksie for all to enjoy. Read Chapter

The Examination

Submitted: November 28, 2006

No sooner had Villefort left the salon, than he assumed the grave air of a man who holds the balance of life and death in his hands. Now,... Read Chapter

The Chateau D'if

Submitted: November 28, 2006

The commissary of police, as he traversed the ante-chamber, made a sign to two gendarmes, who placed themselves one on Dantes' right and ... Read Chapter

The Evening Of The Betrothal

Submitted: November 28, 2006

Villefort had, as we have said, hastened back to Madame de Saint-Meran's in the Place du Grand Cours, and on entering the house found tha... Read Chapter

The King's Closet At The Tuileries

Submitted: November 29, 2006

We will leave Villefort on the road to Paris, travelling - thanks to trebled fees - with all speed, and passing through two or three apar... Read Chapter

The Corsican Ogre

Submitted: November 30, 2006

At the sight of this agitation Louis XVIII. pushed from him violently the table at which he was sitting. "What ails you, baron?" he e... Read Chapter

Father and Son

Submitted: February 12, 2007

M. Noirtier - for it was, indeed, he who entered - looked after the servant until the door was closed, and then, fearing, no doubt, that ... Read Chapter

The Hundred Days

Submitted: March 10, 2007

M. Noirtier was a true prophet, and things progressed rapidly, as he had predicted. Every one knows the history of the famous return ... Read Chapter

The Two Prisoners

Submitted: March 10, 2007

A year after Louis XVIII.'s restoration, a visit was made by the inspector-general of prisons. Dantes in his cell heard the noise of ... Read Chapter

Number 34 and Number 37

Submitted: March 10, 2007

Dantes passed through all the stages of torture natural to prisoners in suspense. He was sustained at first by that pride of consciou... Read Chapter

A Learned Italian

Submitted: March 10, 2007

Seizing in his arms the friend so long and ardently desired, Dantes almost carried him towards the window, in order to obtain a bette... Read Chapter

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