`this has been called the greatest adventure story of all time, and with a great deal of justice` NIrish Times
'my best re-read of the year ... It's quite simply the best revenge story ever written' Books of the Year --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
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I read the book from cover to cover and while I admire Dumas, I just do not get what the hype is about. If one wants to read a particularly long novel one can read Proust. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Ajab
One of my favorite novels. I have gone through 3 or 4 other translations and none of them feel as true to the original (as I imagine it - not speaking French).Published on August 18, 2013 by F1
I bought this book for my mother and was very pleased to find that it was unabridged, I had read the description and with the page count I had surmised that it was unabridged, but... Read morePublished on November 27, 2011 by MalfoyMushyGusher
I have read The Count of Monte Cristo a few times. The Unabridged Oxford Edition is the best. The explanatory notes are a great bonus as they deepen the experience of reading this... Read morePublished on August 29, 2011 by sylvia l pelcz
The Count of Monte Cristo is riveting, thrilling, and fantastic! BUT for those of you who like me have seen movies and animation "loosely" based on the book. Read morePublished on February 28, 2011 by Minga
The Count of Monte Cristo - a classic novel that's quite the page turner! I love classics, but my book club doesn't necessarily - this was a big hit though. Read morePublished on November 16, 2010 by K. Morgan