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PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Count of Monte Cristo: (Annotated with short biography) The Count of Monte Cristo is an adventure novel by French author Alexandre Dumas p re completed in It is one of the author s most popular works along with The Three Musketeers Like many of his novels it is expanded from plot outlines suggested by his collaborating ghostwriter Auguste Maquet .
The story takes place in France Italy islands in the Mediterranean and in the Levant during the historical events of It begins from just before the Hundred Days period when Napoleon returned to power after his exile and spans through to the reign of Louis Philippe of France The historical setting is a fundamental element of the book An adventure story primarily concerned with themes of hope justice vengeance mercy and forgiveness it focuses on a man who is wrongfully imprisoned escapes from jail acquires a fortune and sets about getting revenge on those responsible for his imprisonment However his plans have devastating consequences for the innocent as well as the guilty In addition it is a story that involves romance loyalty betrayal and selfishness shown throughout the story as characters slowly reveal their true inner nature .
The book is considered a literary classic today According to Luc Sante The Count of Monte Cristo has become a fixture of Western civilization s literature as inescapable and immediately identifiable as Mickey Mouse Noah s flood and the story of Little Red Riding Hood