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    {Review} The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux

    by Gaston Leroux Published by Blackstone Audiobooks on 1909 Genres: Gothic Format: Audiobook Buy on Amazon Goodreads First published in French as a serial in 1909, "The Phantom of the Opera" is a riveting story that revolves around the young, Swedish Christine DaaĆ©. Her father, a famous musician, dies, and she is raised in the Paris Opera House with his dying promise of a protective angel of music to guide her. After a time at the opera house, she begins hearing a voice, who eventually teaches her how to sing beautifully. All goes well until Christine's childhood friend Raoul comes to visit his parents, who are patrons of the opera,…