The Lost Stradivarius

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: John Meade Falkner

Narrated By: LibriVox Volunteers

Publisher: LibriVox

Date: January 2017

Duration: 5 hours 19 minutes

Summary:

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)

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