The House on the Strand

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Daphne du Maurier

Narrated By: Ron Keith

Publisher: Hachette Book Group USA

Date: August 2014

Duration: 11 hours 8 minutes

Summary:

"The House on the Strand is prime du Maurier." --New York Times


Dick Young is lent a house in Cornwall by his friend Professor Magnus Lane. During his stay he agrees to serve as a guinea pig for a new drug that Magnus has discovered in his scientific research.





When Dick samples Magnus's potion, he finds himself doing the impossible: traveling through time while staying in place, thrown all the way back into Medieval Cornwall. The concoction wear off after several hours, but its effects are intoxicating and Dick cannot resist his newfound powers. As his journeys increase, Dick begins to resent the days he must spend in the modern world, longing ever more fervently to get back into his world of centuries before, and the home of the beautiful Lady Isolda...

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