All of the jerks had a hand in putting Dantes in prison for 14 effing years! To revenge himself on Danglars, who loves money more than anything else, Monte Cristo ruins him financially. Ronald Grant Archive I like big, fat books for the beach, enthralling enough to retain attention even against the warring attractions of sunlight on water and drowsy, sand-dry heat.
In his last words he says: Abbe Faria also tells Dantes about tons of gold and jewels that he has hidden on the island of Monte Cristo. His excessive generosity had a big impact in his financial loss. The story is published in parts in a Parisian magazine.
Dumas makes the crimes in this story so heinous that there is no question the villains deserve punishment and the Count is determined to make the punishments fit the crime. The the jealous bastards or just bastards in general ruined life for Dantes.
Villefort had once conducted an affair with Madame Danglars. The rest of the novel keeps you on the edge of your seat as you experience high adventure, intrigue, romance, tragedy, and triumph.
Well, he doesn't actually get buried but thrown out to sea and luckily Dantes managed to save himself. With those people dead, her own son is in line for an enormous inheritance. The ending, in particular, is much more satisfying in the novel. Alexandre Dumas was born in France in Despite its plethora of plot strands, places, and characters, and its layers of detail, rendered with a miniaturist's anxious exactitude, The Count of Monte Cristo remains compulsively readable.
Anyway, some people did die but that's of little importance. Day after day, at breakfast or at work or on the street, people talked of little else.
The historical aspects which are fundamental elements of the book such as The Revolution, post napoleon rule etc are all vital to the story. It appears that Dumas had close contacts with members of the Bonaparte family while living in Florence in And because Dumas was a good writer and can do it at a very short period of time, the financial incentives were plenty.
The the jealous bastards or just bastards in general ruined life for Dantes. For the latter, he plans slow and painful punishment.
Louis Napoleon is elected its first president but Dumas does not vote for him. He returned to write plays in the community of Paris. We can also see in his literary works about his admiration to Napoleon.
Inhe had joined the Revolution. Faria inspires his escape and guides him to a fortune in treasure.
He died on December 5, without any money but still, he was happy. The only person to recognize Dantes, even with his disguises, was Mercedes.
The years of his youth are lost; his father has died in penury. Monte Cristo releases information to the press that proves that Morcerf is a traitor, and Morcerf is ruined socially. As also mentioned above, he had his first success as an author in when he wrote Henry III and His Court, this was the reason why Dumas became one of the authors of the emerging French Romantic movement.
Inhe moved to Paris and was hoping to find a better life as an author. The reader is left with a final thought: Dantes gave them money.
When they leave him, he is so distraught that he shoots himself. And because Dumas was a good writer and can do it at a very short period of time, the financial incentives were plenty.
The story is set in the early 19th century mainly in Italy and Paris.
Aug 21 About the Author: The young Alexandre Dumas: Most English editions of the novel follow the anonymous translation. Of course, once events are set in motion, there are bound to be a few bystanders caught in the crossfire.The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas ( – ) is one of the best books that I have read, and if you love a good story filled with drama, then this is the book for you.
I was very captivated and wanted to find out how the story ended. This classic story of wrongful imprisonment, hidden treasure, and revenge is truly a masterpiece.
Alexandre Dumas’ famous novel The Count of Monte Cristo has seen life not only in print but in film and television, but one cannot appreciate the novel unless you read it in its entire unabridged length/5(3K). The Count of Monte Cristo (French: Le Comte de Monte-Cristo) is an adventure novel by French author Alexandre Dumas (père) completed in It is one of the author's most popular works, along with The Three Musketeers.
The Count of Monte Cristo (French: Le Comte de Monte-Cristo) is an adventure novel by French author Alexandre Dumas (père) completed in It is one of the author's most popular works, along with The Three Musketeers/5(K).
The Count of Monte Cristo (French: Le Comte de Monte-Cristo) is an adventure novel by French author Alexandre Dumas (père) completed in It is one of the author's most popular works, along with The Three Musketeers/5. Dec 25, · Here is my review of The Count Of Monte Cristo.
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