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epigraph
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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Definition
a quotation at the beginning of some piece of writing such as a book or chapter

or:

an inscription engraved into something such as a building or statue
  • The count seized it hastily, his eyes immediately fell upon the epigraph, and he read, " 'Thou shalt tear out the dragons' teeth, and shall trample the lions under foot, saith the Lord.'
    Chapters 113-114 (38% in)

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