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Dracula (Bram Stoker)

Description: One of the most captivating horror stories ever written, the novel of Dracula by Bram Stoker still captures the imagination of many and perpetuates the macabre of vampires. Find out more about the novel, the main character, and the author.

Dracula is an 1897 Gothic horror novel by Irish author Bram Stoker.

Famous for introducing the character of the vampire Count Dracula, the novel tells the story of Dracula's attempt to move from Transylvania to England, and the battle between Dracula and a small group of men and women led by Professor Abraham Van Helsing.

Dracula has been assigned to many literary genres including vampire literature, horror fiction, the gothic novel and invasion literature. The novel touches on themes such as the role of women in Victorian culture, sexual conventions, immigration, colonialism, and post-colonialism. Although Stoker did not invent the vampire, he defined its modern form, and the novel has spawned numerous theatrical, film and television interpretations

 

Count Dracula

Count Dracula
Count Dracula is the title character and primary antagonist of Bram Stoker's 1897 Gothic horror novel Dracula.

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Dracula

Dracula
The name of a vampire in the Bram Stoker novel of the same name (published 1897).

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Bram Stoker

Bram Stoker
Abraham Bram Stoker (8 November 1847 - 20 April 1912) was an Irish novelist and short story writer, best known today for his 1897 Gothic novel Dracula. During his lifetime, he was better known as personal assistant of actor Henry Irving and business ...

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