The Room in the Dragon Volant

Joseph Sheridan LE FANU (1814 - 1873)

J. Sheridan LeFanu's Gothic mystery novel is narrated by Richard Beckett, a young Englishman abroad in Napoleonic-era France. 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. (Summary by Elizabeth Klett)

Genre(s): General Fiction, Horror & Supernatural Fiction, Detective Fiction

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 On the Road Elizabeth Klett
00:08:29
Play 02 The Inn-Yard of the Belle Etoile Elizabeth Klett
00:08:33
Play 03 Death and Love Together Mated Elizabeth Klett
00:07:39
Play 04 Monsieur Droqville Elizabeth Klett
00:08:50
Play 05 Supper at the Belle Etoile Elizabeth Klett
00:14:33
Play 06 The Naked Sword Elizabeth Klett
00:11:30
Play 07 The White Rose Elizabeth Klett
00:13:22
Play 08 A Three Minutes' Visit Elizabeth Klett
00:08:33
Play 09 Gossip and Counsel Elizabeth Klett
00:09:17
Play 10 The Black Veil Elizabeth Klett
00:10:24
Play 11 The Dragon Volant Elizabeth Klett
00:09:50
Play 12 The Magician Elizabeth Klett
00:09:52
Play 13 The Oracle Tells Me Wonders Elizabeth Klett
00:10:47
Play 14 Mademoiselle de la Valliere Elizabeth Klett
00:14:10
Play 15 Strange Story of the Dragon Volant Elizabeth Klett
00:13:31
Play 16 The Parc of the Chateau de la Carque Elizabeth Klett
00:13:40
Play 17 The Tenant of the Palanquin Elizabeth Klett
00:08:54
Play 18 The Churchyard Elizabeth Klett
00:12:43
Play 19 The Key Elizabeth Klett
00:09:58
Play 20 The High-Cauld Cap Elizabeth Klett
00:08:43
Play 21 I See Three Men in a Mirror Elizabeth Klett
00:07:17
Play 22 Rapture Elizabeth Klett
00:08:26
Play 23 A Cup of Coffee Elizabeth Klett
00:08:31
Play 24 Hope Elizabeth Klett
00:08:41
Play 25 Despair Elizabeth Klett
00:07:05
Play 26 Catastrophe Elizabeth Klett
00:21:07