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Brussels
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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the capital and largest city of Belgium; seat of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization and one of two European Union Parliament buildings
  • Why do you not realize a six months', a year's advance even, and retire to Brussels?
    Chapters 81-82 (29% in)
  • Many said your father had only to show himself to crush the charge against him; many others said he would not appear; while some asserted that they had seen him start for Brussels; and others went to the police-office to inquire if he had taken out a passport.
    Chapters 85-86 (62% in)
  • To Brussels, if you like; it is the nearest frontier.
    Chapters 97-98 (22% in)
  • We can go to Brussels, Liege, Aix-la-Chapelle; then up the Rhine to Strasburg.
    Chapters 97-98 (22% in)
  • And now let us leave Mademoiselle Danglars and her friend pursuing their way to Brussels, and return to poor Andrea Cavalcanti, so inopportunely interrupted in his rise to fortune.
    Chapters 97-98 (34% in)
  • The next day they stopped at the Hotel de Flandre, at Brussels.
    Chapters 97-98 (**% in)

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

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