|Publisher||International Collectors Library|
International Collectors Library, no date (1961.) Like new condition, tight and clean throughout. Leatherette binding with gilt decorations and titles. closed tear at top of spine leather. Ribbon marker attached. "Set against the turbulent years of the Napoleonic era. Edmond Dantes is betrayed by his enemies and thrown into a secret dungeon - doomed to spend his life in a dank prison cell. The story of his long, intolerable years in captivity, his miraculous escape, and his carefully wrought revenge creates a dramatic tale of mystery and intrique, and paints a dazzling, duelling, exuberant picture of Fance that has become immortal. Author Alexandre Dumas was the son of Napoleon's famous mulatto general Dumas and lived a romantic life similar to his novels." 566 pages.