Best-selling author Alexandre Dumas--who also wroteThe Three Musketeers--tells this heartbreaking yet heroic tale of Edmond Dantes who takes revenge on the men responsible for his unjust fourteen-year imprisonment, keeping him from the woman he loved and the life he was supposed to live.
- This chic and inexpensive edition comes with a heat-burnished cover, foil stamping, luxurious endpapers, and a smaller trim size that's easy to hold.
- This widely popular classic, originally written in French, tells a tale of devastating consequences for the innocent as well as the guilty.
The Count of Monte Cristo is a must-have for any home library or literary aficionado.
Lexile score: 1080L
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Alexandre Dumas was a French writer, best known for his historical novels of adventure. Many of his novels, including The Count of Monte Cristo, was originally serialized. He also wrote plays and magazine articles and was a prolific correspondent.