The Count of Monte Cristo

by Alexander Dumas

Public Domain

Action/Adventure Story: In 1815 Edmond Dantès, a young sailor who has just recently been granted the succession of his captain, returns to Marseille to marry his fiancée. Thrown in prison for a crime he has not committed, Edmond Dantès is confined to the grim fortress of If. There he learns of a great treasure hidden on the Isle of Monte Cristo and he becomes determined not only to escape, but also to unearth the treasure and use it to plot the destruction of the three men responsible for his incarceratio

Tags: Historical   Assassins   Detective   Pirates   Fantasy   Novel-Classic  

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