A review of the book the count of monte cristo by alexandre dumas

The rest of it begins to rapidly disappear through mysterious bankruptcies, suspensions of payment, and more bad luck in the Stock Exchange. The Count manipulates Danglars into researching the event, which is published in a newspaper. Danglars family[ edit ] Baron Danglars: I mean you can take two months or however long to enjoy Dantes and his adventures, but don't let the "tome" bother you.

Well, except for maybe the last revenge which was my favorite because it was very fitting and kind of funny.

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Bertuccio later becomes the Count's servant and informs him of this history. I was not expecting this classic novel about revenge to also be ironic, sarcastic, funny, witty, and based on a true story.

Louis Napoleon escapes from his prison.

Book Review: The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas

Dantes gets to meet Abbe Faria, the mad man so they say in the cell next door. Chapter 31 was all about getting high. Day after day, at breakfast or at work or on the street, people talked of little else.

The story is conceived and written. Formerly a shepherd, he is later a bandit and full member of Vampa's gang.

It is due to her love for Edmond that she is able to recognize him when she meets him again, which frightens her. Abbe Faria thinks he's tunneling out to freedom but he made a miscalculation.

He disapproves of the revolutionary terror in Western France. The Count puts a pompous guy in his place with verbal sparring about noble titles that was perfect.

It was obvious to me why a character got kidnapped which made it slightly tedious, but it was funny to see that characters reaction to it. Claude Schopp, a Dumas scholar, noticed a letter in an archive in that led him to discover the unfinished work.

He became a successful novelist and playwright. Dantes is also kind to all of the people that were kind to him or tried to help him while he was in jail.

He becomes famous and fights under Napoleon. But as a hero? In Penguin Classics published a new translation by Robin Buss. Major also Marquis Bartolomeo Cavalcanti: Villefort I hate these men with such a passion I just wanted someone to kill their evil selves.

Monte Cristo's young, beautiful slave. He had a woman he loved and was going to marry named Mercedes.

I never thought I would have so much anger, sadness, despair and happiness in this book! He helped the family even after Morrel was gone. All of the jerks had a hand in putting Dantes in prison for 14 effing years!

The Count of Monte Cristo: His response to a man who insulted him about his African ancestry has become famous. With the money earned he bought the title of "Count de Morcerf" to bring wealth and a more pleasant life to him and his family.

Maquet took Dumas to court to try to get authorial recognition and a higher rate of payment for his work. I cried and cried at his generosity.The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas Published: Genres: Adult Fiction, Classic Format: eBook ( pages) Source: Purchased Thrown in prison for a crime he has not committed, Edmond Dantès is confined to the grim fortress of If.

The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas (PDF). Brilliant adventure novel that is now considered a classic work in literature. Follow the journey of Edmond Dantès who was falsely accused and imprisoned, but then turned into Count of Monte Cristo and sought for revenge.

The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas (PDF)

The count of Monte Cristo being a romantic historical novel focuses on adventure, action, heroism and love. My Thoughts: The Count of Monte Cristo is an intriguing adventure novel. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read A popular bestseller since its publication inThe Count of Monte Cristo is one of the great page-turning thrillers of all fmgm2018.com against the tumultuous years of the post-Napoleonic era, Alexandre Dumas’s grand historical romance recounts the.

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Review of The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas

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