The Castle of the Carpathians by Jules Verne, 1893 First Edition (1)
The Castle of the Carpathians by Jules Verne
The Saalfield Publishing Company ©1900
Digital excerpt courtesy of the University of Toronto
The Carpathian Castle (French: Le Château des Carpathes) is a novel by Jules Verne first published in 1892.
Synoposis from Wikipedia:
The following are the final two chapters of Verne's book where the mystery voice of the dead prima donna La Stilla and her image are explained. The phonograph has given her immortality.
"Note: In Le Château des Carpathes, there are two Italian stanzas. In ch. 9, La Stilla plays the role of Angelica in the opera Orlando by Arconati. Right after singing the last stanza, she dies. Innamorata, mio cuore tremante, Voglio morire …" - see Poetry in Jules Verne's prose (Copyright © 2011 Garmt de Vries-Uiterweerd)