toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

The Volga
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

3 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
longest river in Europe which flows through much of Russian and empties into the Caspian Sea
  • "Sterlets," said Chateau-Renaud, "are only found in the Volga."
    Chapters 63-64 (11% in)
  • Exactly; one comes from the Volga, and the other from Lake Fusaro.
    Chapters 63-64 (12% in)
  • Then he had eaten some without saying a word more; Danglars, therefore, concluded that such luxuries were common at the table of the illustrious descendant of the Cavalcanti, who most likely in Lucca fed upon trout brought from Switzerland, and lobsters sent from England, by the same means used by the count to bring the lampreys from Lake Fusaro, and the sterlet from the Volga.
    Chapters 63-64 (62% in)

There are no more uses of "The Volga" in The Count of Monte Cristo.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia ArticlePictures — Google Images®