The Lost History of Dreams

The Lost History of Dreams A post mortem photographer unearths dark secrets of the past that may hold the key to his future in this captivating debut novel in the gothic tradition of Wuthering Heights and The Thirtee

  • Title: The Lost History of Dreams
  • Author: Kris Waldherr
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 184
  • Format: Hardcover
  • A post mortem photographer unearths dark secrets of the past that may hold the key to his future, in this captivating debut novel in the gothic tradition of Wuthering Heights and The Thirteenth Tale.All love stories are ghost stories in disguise.When famed Byronesque poet Hugh de Bonne is discovered dead of a heart attack in his bath one morning, his cousin Robert Highstea A post mortem photographer unearths dark secrets of the past that may hold the key to his future, in this captivating debut novel in the gothic tradition of Wuthering Heights and The Thirteenth Tale.All love stories are ghost stories in disguise.When famed Byronesque poet Hugh de Bonne is discovered dead of a heart attack in his bath one morning, his cousin Robert Highstead, a historian turned post mortem photographer, is charged with a simple task transport Hugh s remains for burial in a chapel This chapel, a stained glass folly set on the moors of Shropshire, was built by de Bonne sixteen years earlier to house the remains of his beloved wife and muse, Ada Since then, the chapel has been locked and abandoned, a pilgrimage site for the rabid fans of de Bonne s last book, The Lost History of Dreams.However, Ada s grief stricken niece refuses to open the glass chapel for Robert unless he agrees to her bargain before he can lay Hugh to rest, Robert must record Isabelle s story of Ada and Hugh s ill fated marriage over the course of five nights.As the mystery of Ada and Hugh s relationship unfolds, so does the secret behind Robert s own marriage including that of his fragile wife, Sida, who has not been the same since the tragic accident three years ago, and the origins of his own morbid profession that has him seeing things he shouldn t things from beyond the grave.Kri

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