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Marcel Pontbriand - THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO by Alexandre Dumas - Vol 1 - Chapter 5 - Part 7

Chapter 5: The Marriage-Feast

Part 7.

With the rapid instinct of selfishness, Caderousse readily perceived the solidity of this mode of reasoning; he gazed, doubtfully, wistfully, on Danglars, and then caution supplanted generosity. 508 more words

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Marcel Pontbriand - THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO by Alexandre Dumas - Vol 1 - Chapter 5 - Part 6

Chapter 5: The Marriage-Feast

Part 6.

“But how could he have done so without your knowledge, Danglars, since you are the ship’s supercargo?”

“Why, as for that, I could only know what I was told respecting the merchandise with which the vessel was laden. 506 more words

Alexander Dumas

Marcel Pontbriand - THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO by Alexandre Dumas - Vol 1 - Chapter 5 - Part 5

Chapter 5: The Marriage-Feast

Part 5.

“Oh, to be sure!” responded Danglars, who had now approached the group, “nothing more than a mistake, I feel quite certain.” 468 more words

Alexander Dumas

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