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- Why, yes, he is actually insolent over the matter—has already offered me his patronage, as if he were a grand personage, and proffered me a loan of money, as though he were a banker.Chapters 1-2 (93% in)
- "Why, your excellency," returned the landlord, chuckling and rubbing his hands with infinite complacency, "I think I may take upon myself to say I neglect nothing to deserve the support and patronage of the noble visitors to this poor hotel."Chapters 33-34 (96% in)
There are no more uses of "patronage" in The Count of Monte Cristo.
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