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Easton Press "The Count Of Monte Cristo" Alexandre Dumas, Leather Bound Collector's Edition [Sealed, Very Fine]
Easton Press "The Count Of Monte Cristo" Alexandre Dumas


 
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Very Fine Guaranteed. Sealed.  A wonderful bright clean copy, free of any markings, writings, or stamps. No attached bookplates or indication of any removed. Unread book with tight and square binding that has never been removed from the original shrink-wrap. Book Grading Definitions

  $150.00
Publisher: Easton Press
Edition: Limited Edition
Binding: Full Genuine Leather
Illustrator: Lynd Ward
Dimensions: 9.5" x 6.25" x 2"


Availability: In Stock w/Same Day Shipping
Product Code: 430-139

Description About the author
 
Limited Edition - Collector's Edition. A great unique gift for yourself or for a loved one. Part of the 100 Greatest Books Ever Written collection by Easton Press. Beautifully illustrated and bound in genuine leather. One of the most celebrated works of literature by a historical writer. Sealed in the original shrink-wrap by the publisher.

The Count of Monte Cristo (French: Le Comte de Monte-Cristo) is an adventure novel by Alexandre Dumas. It is often considered to be, along with The Three Musketeers, Dumas' most popular work. The writing of the work was completed in 1844. Like many of his novels, it is expanded from the plot outlines suggested by his collaborating ghostwriter Auguste Maquet.

The story takes place in France, Italy, islands in the Mediterranean and the Levant during the historical events of 1815-1838 (from just before the Hundred Days through to the reign of Louis-Philippe of France). The historical setting is a fundamental element of the book. It is primarily concerned with themes of hope, justice, vengeance, mercy, forgiveness and death, and is told in the style of an adventure story.

About Dumas
Alexandre Dumas, (French for "father", akin to 'Senior' in English), born Dumas Davy de la Pailleterie (24 July 1802 - 5 December 1870) was a French writer, best known for his numerous historical novels of high adventure which have made him one of the most widely read French authors in the world. Many of his novels, including The Count of Monte Cristo, The Three Musketeers, Twenty Years After, and The Vicomte de Bragelonne were serialized. He also wrote plays and magazine articles and was a prolific correspondent.
Features
Includes all the classic Easton Press qualities:

* Premium Leather
* Silk Moire Endleaves
* Distinctive Cover Design
* Hubbed Spine, Accented in Real 22KT Gold
* Satin Ribbon Page Marker
* Gilded Page Edges
* Long-lasting, High Quality Acid-neutral Paper
* Smyth-sewn Pages for Strength and Durability
* Beautiful Illustrations

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