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Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux. No cover available. Download; Bibrec. The Phantom of the Opera the more or less legendary figure of the Opera ghost with that terrible story. . editions of books by which he set great store. Download The Phantom of the Opera free in PDF & EPUB format. Download Gaston Leroux's The Novel | English | 12/11/17 The Opera ghost really existed.
She shuddered when she heard little Jammes speak of the ghost, called her a "silly little fool" and then, as she was the first to believe in ghosts in general, and the Opera ghost in particular, at once asked for details: Lucy Bethia Walford. The Mystery of the Yellow Room Reads: Three attempts on Russian General Trebass's his life have failed, but the Czar is determined to keep him alive. But the room seemed a palace to the brats of the corps de ballet, who were lodged in common dressing-rooms where they spent their time singing, quarreling, smacking the dressers and hair-dressers and buying one another glasses of cassis, beer, or even rhum, until the call-boy's bell rang. He seemed to have come straight through the wall. The work is often viewed as the progenitor of the romantic vampire ge
Sorelli was very superstitious. She shuddered when she heard little Jammes speak of the ghost, called her a "silly little fool" and then, as she was the first to believe in ghosts in general, and the Opera ghost in particular, at once asked for details: Thereupon little Giry—the girl with eyes black as sloes, hair black as ink, a swarthy complexion and a poor little skin stretched over poor little bones—little Giry added: And they all began to talk together.
The ghost had appeared to them in the shape of a gentleman in dress-clothes, who had suddenly stood before them in the passage, without their knowing where he came from. He seemed to have come straight through the wall.
For several months, there had been nothing discussed at the Opera but this ghost in dress-clothes who stalked about the building, from top to bottom, like a shadow, who spoke to nobody, to whom nobody dared speak and who vanished as soon as he was seen, no one knowing how or where.
As became a real ghost, he made no noise in walking.
People began by laughing and making fun of this specter dressed like a man of fashion or an undertaker; but the ghost legend soon swelled to enormous proportions among the corps de ballet. All the girls pretended to have met this supernatural being more or less often.
And those who laughed the loudest were not the most at ease. When he did not show himself, he betrayed his presence or his passing by accident, comic or serious, for which the general superstition held him responsible. Had any one met with a fall, or suffered a practical joke at the hands of one of the other girls, or lost a powderpuff, it was at once the fault of the ghost, of the Opera ghost. After all, who had seen him? You meet so many men in dress-clothes at the Opera who are not ghosts.
But this dress-suit had a peculiarity of its own. It covered a skeleton.
At least, so the ballet-girls said. And, of course, it had a death's head.
Was all this serious? The truth is that the idea of the skeleton came from the description of the ghost given by Joseph Buquet, the chief scene-shifter, who had really seen the ghost.
He had run up against the ghost on the little staircase, by the footlights, which leads to "the cellars. His eyes are so deep that you can hardly see the fixed pupils.
You just see two big black holes, as in a dead man's skull. The "Vampyre" is a short work of prose fiction written in by John William Polidori.
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Click to Preview. Gaston Leroux Downloads: Book Description HTML A disfigures musical genius haunts the catacombs under the Paris Opera and terrifies the community until he falls in love with Christine, a budding young singer.
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