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THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO Vol II

ISBN13: 9781421846859
ISBN: 1421846853
Binding: Paperback
List Price: $26.95
Publisher: 1st World Library - Literary Society
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Pages: 688
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Both the count and Baptistin had told the truth when they announced to Morcerf the proposed visit of the major, which had served Monte Cristo as a pretext for declining Albert's invitation. Seven o'clock had just struck, and M. Bertuccio, according to the command which had been given him, had two hours before left for Auteuil, when a cab stopped at the door, and after depositing its occupant at the gate, immediately hurried away, as if ashamed of its employment. The visitor was about fifty-two years of age, dressed in one of the green surtouts, ornamented with black frogs, which have so long maintained......