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1  "Read this letter," he said, handing it to her.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 30. The Fifth of September.
2  This accursed letter would have destroyed all my hopes.
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Get Context   In Chapter 7. The Examination.
3  After reading the letter, Villefort covered his face with his hands.
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Get Context   In Chapter 7. The Examination.
4  He did appear much disturbed when he read the letter that had brought me into this scrape.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 17. The Abbe's Chamber.
5  And, sitting down, he wrote a letter to his broker, ordering him to sell out at the market price.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 9. The Evening of the Betrothal.
6  This will do," said he, "and from this letter, which might have ruined me, I will make my fortune.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 7. The Examination.
7  "Yes, and that's all settled; only it will be an infamous shame;" and he stretched out his hand to reach the letter.
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Get Context   In Chapter 4. Conspiracy.
8  The young lady rushed out of the apartment, but on the first step of the staircase she found a man holding a letter in his hand.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 30. The Fifth of September.
9  Villefort fell back on his chair, passed his hand over his brow, moist with perspiration, and, for the third time, read the letter.
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Get Context   In Chapter 7. The Examination.
10  de Salvieux letter, embraced Renee, kissed the marquise's hand, and shaken that of the marquis, started for Paris along the Aix road.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 9. The Evening of the Betrothal.
11  He questioned me concerning Captain Leclere's death; and, as the latter had told me, gave me a letter to carry on to a person in Paris.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 7. The Examination.
12  Give up this letter you have brought from Elba, and pass your word you will appear should you be required, and go and rejoin your friends.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 7. The Examination.
13  He sank into his seat, and hastily turning over the packet, drew forth the fatal letter, at which he glanced with an expression of terror.
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Get Context   In Chapter 7. The Examination.
14  For fear the letter might be some day lost or stolen, he compelled Dantes to learn it by heart; and Dantes knew it from the first to the last word.
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Get Context   In Chapter 19. The Third Attack.
15  Yes, yes, I understand," said Danglars, and then in a low tone, he added, "To Paris, no doubt to deliver the letter which the grand marshal gave him.
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Get Context   In Chapter 3. The Catalans.
16  Then the letter that Villefort had showed to him recurred to his mind, and every line gleamed forth in fiery letters on the wall like the mene tekel upharsin of Belshazzar.
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Get Context   In Chapter 15. Number 34 and Number 27.
17  Ample corroboration of this statement may be obtained by arresting the above-mentioned Edmond Dantes, who either carries the letter for Paris about with him, or has it at his father's abode.
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Get Context   In Chapter 6. The Deputy Procureur du Roi.
18  The honorable, the king's attorney, is informed by a friend of the throne and religion, that one Edmond Dantes, mate of the ship Pharaon, arrived this morning from Smyrna, after having touched at Naples and Porto-Ferrajo, has been intrusted by Murat with a letter for the usurper, and by the usurper with a letter for the Bonapartist committee in Paris.
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Get Context   In Chapter 4. Conspiracy.
19  'The king's attorney is informed by a friend to the throne and the religions institutions of his country, that one named Edmond Dantes, mate of the ship Pharaon, this day arrived from Smyrna, after having touched at Naples and Porto-Ferrajo, has been the bearer of a letter from Murat to the usurper, and again taken charge of another letter from the usurper to the Bonapartist club in Paris.
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Get Context   In Chapter 6. The Deputy Procureur du Roi.
20  Dantes paused a moment, then said, "This is it, word for word: 'The king's attorney is informed by a friend to the throne and religion, that one Edmond Dantes, mate on board the Pharaon, this day arrived from Smyrna, after having touched at Naples and Porto-Ferrajo, has been intrusted by Murat with a packet for the usurper; again, by the usurper, with a letter for the Bonapartist Club in Paris.'"
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 17. The Abbe's Chamber.
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