1786, Jerusalem College, Cambridge. The ghost of Sylvia Whichcote is
rumored to be haunting Jerusalem, since disturbed fellow-commoner,
Frank Oldershaw, claims to have seen the dead woman prowling the
Desperate to salvage her son’s reputation, Lady Anne
Oldershaw employs John Holdsworth, author of The Anatomy of Ghosts, a
stinging account of why ghosts are mere delusion to investigate. But his
arrival in Cambridge disrupts an uneasy status quo as he glimpses a
world of privilege and abuse.
And when Holdsworth finds himself
haunted not only by the ghost of his dead wife, Maria, but also Elinor—the very-much-alive Master’s wife—his fate is sealed. Download and start listening now!