Both the count and Baptistin had told the truth when they announced to Morcerf the proposed visit of the major, which had served Monte Cristo as a pretext for declining Albert's invitation. Seven o'clock had just struck, and M. Bertuccio, according to the command which had been given him, had two hours before left for Auteuil, when a cab stopped at the door, and after depositing its occupant at the gate, immediately hurried away, as if ashamed of its employment. The visitor was about fifty-two years of age, dressed in one of the green surtouts, ornamented with black frogs, which have so long maintained......
Number Of Pages: 688
Published: 16th August 2007
Publisher: 1st World Library - Literary Society
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.24 x 3.84
Weight (kg): 0.99