Edmond was a very ambitious man who wanted nothing more than to be a captain and marry his beloved. He achieved his goal of his goal of becoming captain in the wake of his former captain’s death. He is a man that seen the good in people rather they did him wrong or not. He becomes a very dynamic character throughout the story by transforming himself in to the mysterious and vengeful Count of Monte Cristo. In the wake of his imprisonment and realization that he was the outcome of a conspiracy plot, his whole persona changes and this will spark the change in the story. As depicted throughout the story “nothing ever escaped the Count’s eye” (Dumas 276) and nothing will stop his drive toward ruining the men who “killed him”.
Baron Danglars, Fernand Mondego, and Villefort are the protagonists of the story Danglars is described as an older man who “was personally as much disliked as Edmond Dantès was beloved by them” (Dumas 3). He is wealthy and sp...
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...ses conflict to enhance the theme by showing the outcome and the lengths that the characters in the book went to for their own happiness. His best known works were The Count of Monte Cristo and The three Musketeers.
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