Dantès, Edmond(redirected from Dantés, Edmond)
chivalrous adventurer. [Fr. Lit.: Count of Monte-Cristo]
after fifteen years in the Chateau d’If he escapes by being thrown into the sea as another prisoner’s corpse. [Fr. Lit.: Dumas The Count of Monte Cristo]
digs up the treasure revealed to him by a dying fellow prisoner. [Fr. Lit.: Dumas The Count of Monte Cristo]
uses his wealth to punish those who betrayed him. [Fr. Lit.: Dumas The Count of Monte Cristo]
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