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Dracula - Bram Stoker's Immortal Count, the Modern Anti*****Hero and Fallen Angel of Romantic Dreams

Dracula, written by Bram (Abraham) Stoker in 1897, and was originally published ***** Archibald Constable ***** Company. The modern version is Published by Penguin Classics, London. Dracula is set in 1893, 4 years prior to the books published date of 1897, Bram Stoker takes the reader from ***** journey of a young Solicitor named Jonathon Harker through to a series of individual accounts that give the reader the understanding of how Victorian life and how classes were supposed to act.

S*****ker has used a mix of narratives using the past tense in the form of Journals, diaries, personal letters and recordings collectively assembled by one ***** the characters during the book.

Apart from the main character of the book that is *****, who ***** actually absent ***** the novel for nearly three quarters ***** the narratives, ********** are several other key figures these are a mix of people from the middle to higher cl*****sses of Victorian society; these are Jonathon Harker, Sir Arthur Holmwood (later Lord Godalming) Dr John (Jack) Seward. Quincey P Morris; *****r*****essor Abraham Van Helsing. Lucy Westernra, and Wilhemina (Mina) Murray (Harker). Other figures that represent a minor but important role within the book are Renfield and the three voluptuous creatures called women that Harker is exposed to upon h***** visit ***** Castle Dracula.

The Book ***** has created many arguments of blood, power, sexual symbolism, political and even magical discussions. The main question that needs to be asked concerning the book and even the author is what Stoker had in mind when he created this masterpiece. After all the book itself is Stokers' Frankenstein monster, he ***** taken ***** ***** every aspect of his ***** that has been influential to him in some way. From the holidays in Cruden Bay and Whitby to the people in his life who became the characters ***** ***** book.

So Ok you have read the Book, seen the numerous movies ***** read countless (no pun intended) comics on the Lord of the Undead. Hey if you are sad enough you probably have a plethor***** of vamp films and ***** all with *****thing ***** do with big D himself but not ***** starring him.

***** ***** opens ***** the travels of a young Solicitor by the n*****me of Jonathon Harker.

Seen through his Journal, to administer and serve from a legal perspective, the desires of an old m*****, Dracula, ***** ***** sought the services of *****'s fir***** of Solicitors based in Exeter, England to purchase property in London.

Even before Harker reaches the desolate home ***** his client he comes face to face with the superstition of the region of Transylvania. As the people ***** the region he is travelling ***** learn of his ***** ***** Castle Dracula, in the Borgo Pass, their fears and worries for ***** increase.

Through out Harker's stay at *****'s castle he be***** witness to the strange and macabre world of


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