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The Lost Stradivarius

John Meade Falkner

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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

The Lost Stradivarius (1895), by J. Meade Falkner, is a short novel of ghosts and the evil that can be invested in an object, in this case an extremely fine Stradivarius violin. After finding the violin of the title in a hidden compartment in his college rooms, the protagonist, a wealthy young heir, becomes increasingly secretive as well as obsessed by a particular piece of music, which seems to have the power to call up the ghost of its previous owner. Roaming from England to Italy, the story involves family love, lordly depravity, and the tragedy of obsession (Summary by Wikipedia)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

5h 19m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:35


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

12:15


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:50


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

20:33


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

12:15


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

08:35


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

09:50


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

25:29


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

29:50


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

19:57


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

25:13


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

19:17


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

16:38


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

11:50


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

13:28


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

27:09


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

55:48