Scholastic Paperbacks, January 2005. Mass Market PaperBack. Used - Acceptable. Item #221595
Alexandre Dumas' thrilling classic, now with an introduction by Patricia C. Wrede.
Edmond Dantes has a perfect life. He is engaged to a beautiful woman and has just been named captain of a ship. But when three jealous friends conspire to destroy him, Dantes is locked away for life in the infamous Chateau d'If.
In prison, Dantes learns of an island where vast treasure is hidden. He plots a daring escape, then uses the treasure to transform himself into the Count of Monte Cristo. Equipped with power, wealth, and disguise, he seeks out his enemies. Nothing can stand between the count and his obsession...revenge.