DraculaBook - 1996
Of the many admiring reviews Bram Stoker'sDraculareceived when it first appeared in 1897, the most astute praise came from the author's mother, who wrote her son: "It is splendid. No book since Mrs. Shelley'sFrankensteinor indeed any other at all has come near yours in originality, or terror." A popular bestseller in Victorian England, Stoker's hypnotic tale of the bloodthirsty Count Dracula, whose nocturnal atrocities are symbolic of an evil ages old yet forever new, endures as the quintessential story of suspense and horror. The unbridled lusts and desires, the diabolical cravings that Stoker dramatized with such mythical force, renderDracularesonant and unsettling a century later.
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 1996
Edition: Modern Library ed
Characteristics: xvi, 417 p. ; 19 cm
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Laura_X Apr 04, 2016
There are darknesses in life and there are lights, and you are one of the lights, the light of all lights.