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The Phantom of the Opera - Gaston Leroux, Jann Matlock, Mireille Ribiere
The Phantom of the Opera
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A sparkling new translation of the novel that inspired the most popular stage musical of all time. Rumors abound that a ghost stalks the dark passages and cellars of the Paris Opera House. No one has actually seen this Phantom, but Christine Daaé, a beautiful and talented young singer, has... show more
A sparkling new translation of the novel that inspired the most popular stage musical of all time. Rumors abound that a ghost stalks the dark passages and cellars of the Paris Opera House. No one has actually seen this Phantom, but Christine Daaé, a beautiful and talented young singer, has heard his voice. He is her "Angel of Music," coaching her to sing as she never could before. When the handsome Viscount begins to court Christine, the mysterious Phantom-consumed by jealousy-rises up to seek revenge.This new translation of The Phantom of the Opera captures the Gothic horror and tragic romance of Gaston Leroux's timeless original. It is published with a new introduction that examines the Phantom's legacy and uncovers the secrets of the Paris Opera.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780141191508 (0141191503)
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Pages no: 368
Edition language: English
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Reading is my ESCAPE from Reality!
Reading is my ESCAPE from Reality! rated it
3.0 Phantom of the Opera
I read this with the serial reader app. I love how accessible it makes classic books. You get a small portion of the book each day, and before you know it... you're done. I even find myself reading ahead from time to time to see what happens next. I never read this one before and I never even saw ...
A Spoopy Love Affair With Books
A Spoopy Love Affair With Books rated it
3.0 Review: The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux
Well, that was crappy. Things do happen in this novel, and yet, it somehow manages to be completely anticlimactic. How? Everything important happens "off-screen" to characters Leroux never bothered to even consider that someone would want to read about, despite being the lead characters in the novel...
danae
danae rated it
I wanted to like this one more than i did. I hate when i dislike a classic because i feel like i'm just dumb and i'm missing something, but other negative reviews of this book make me feel a little bit better about the way i feel about it. (Also, it seems to me that a lot of the positive reviews are...
Book Ramblings
Book Ramblings rated it
5.0 The Phantom of the Opera
“No more talk of darkness. Forget these wide-eyed fears. I'm here, nothing can harm you. My words will warm you and calm you...” OK OK, I won't go there, no Andrew Lloyd Wibbly in this review. The Phantom of the Opera seems to have joined the rank of books that few people bother to read because too ...
Booka
Booka rated it
2.5 Upiór Opery
Zazwyczaj staram się najpierw przeczytać książkę. Jednak w przypadku "Upiora Opery" pierwszeństwo miał film. Teraz nie wiem czy to dobrze czy źle dla książki...Mimo, iż minęło już dobrych parę lat, to w pamięci wciąż mam obraz Joela Schumachera: "The Phantom of the Opera" (wersja z 2004 roku) i dźwi...
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