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The Room in the Dragon Volant

by J. Sheridan Lefanu

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by IndyPublish .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11985774M
    ISBN 101435352815
    ISBN 109781435352810

    Read Chapter XII - The Magician of The Room in the Dragon Volant by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu. The text begins: NO more brilliant spectacle than this masked ball could be imagined. Among other salons and galleries, thrown open, was the enormous perspective of the "Grande Galerie des Glaces," lighted up on that occasion with no less than four thousand wax candles, reflected and repeated by all. In order to be near her, he takes a room in the Dragon Volant (the Flying Dragon), a haunted inn that has been the site of mysterious disappearances. (Summary by Elizabeth Klett) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog.

    The Room in the Dragon Volant is a gothic mystery novel by J Sheridan Le Fanu. Word was the hotel -- the Dragon Volant -- was haunted. Worse yet, Richard Beckett had taken lodging in the very room that gave the hotel its curious reputation/5(1).   What I really like about this book is the fact that it disguises itself as a supernatural story. The hotel room in the Dragon Volant is established as haunted because there are many mysterious disappearances there. Coincidentally, it is the very room that the protagonist occupies. Thus, it .

    Get this from a library! The room in the dragon volant. [Sheridan Le Fanu] -- At the tail end of the Napoleonic Wars, wealthy British heir Richard Beckett decides to spend some time in France. On his way there, he stumbles across an overturned carriage and encounters two. This is a cult classic in the gothic horror and suspense genre! Our hero Richard is a young Englishman abroad in Napoleonic-era France. He falls in love with a mysterious and endangered Countess, whom he glimpsed behind her black veil. To be close to her, he checks into a room in the Dragon Volant.


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The title is taken from 1 Corinthiansa deliberate misquotation of the passage which describes humanity as perceiving the world "through a glass darkly".

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You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: The Room in the Dragon Volant Author: J. Sheridan LeFanu Posting Date: Aug [EBook #] Release Date: December, First Posted: October 6, Last Updated: Decem The Room in the Dragon Volant is an object lesson in creating an atmosphere of ominous suspense with very little in the way of - Jacob - /5(K).

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The Room in the Dragon Volant by J. Sheridan le Fanu () This short novel, also published as The Inn of the Flying Dragon, is one of the lesser-known works by J.

Sheridan Le Fanu, the Irish writer and editor whose influence on supernatural and mystery fiction is story occupies the entire second volume and a portion of the third volume of his collection In a Glass : Jerry House.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. He falls instantly in love with a mysterious and imperiled Countess, whom he glimpses momentarily behind her black veil.

In order to be near her, he takes a room in the Dragon Volant (the Flying Dragon), a haunted inn that has been the site of mysterious disappearances.

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Richard is a young Englishman overseas in Napoleonic-era France. He falls in love with a mysterious and endangered Countess, whom he glimpsed behind her black veil. To be close to her, he checks into a room in the Dragon Volant (the Flying Dragon), a sinister hotel that has seen many mysterious. Editions for The Room in the Dragon Volant: (Kindle Edition published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (ebook published in ).

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The greatest author of supernatural fiction during the nineteenth century was undoubtedly J. Sheridan Le Fanu. Le Fanu was born in Dublin and, as with so many other English popular fiction authors of his time, entered the genre of fiction by way of journalism, working on such publications as the Evening Mail and the Dublin University Magazine.4/5(1).

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The Room in the Dragon Volant _Prologue_ _The curious case which I am about to place before you, is referred to, very pointedly, and more than once, in the extraordinary Essay upon the Drug of the Dark and the Middle Ages, from the pen of Doctor Hesselius_.

_This Essay he entitles_ Mortis Imago, _and he, therein, discusses the_. In order to be near her, he takes a room in the Dragon Volant (the Flying Dragon), a haunted inn that has been the site of mysterious disappearances.

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The truth is, he wanted, I believe, to escape from creditors; and the host of the Dragon Volant at that time, being a rogue, aided him in.