Обложка книги Dracula in London

Dracula in London

ISBN: 0441012132;
Издательство: ACE Books
Страниц: 256

Dracula lives! but more in name than spirit in 16 new period riffs on his legend. Going back to Bram Stoker's original novel, Elrod (Time of the Vampires) asked contributors to this anthology, "What ELSE was Dracula doing in London when he was not being chased by Van Helsing and company?" Chelsea Quinn Yarbro, in "Long-Term Investment," and Fred Saberhagen, in "Box Number Fifty," both have him duping ignorant human associates into elaborate schemes to conceal his coffins. Tanya Huff suggests he was drawn to social climbers and other predatory personalities in "To Each His Own Kind." In one of the book's most intriguing entries, Judith Proctor's "Dear Mr. Bernard Shaw," he is a theater patron who cannot understand how the deaths at the end of King Lear ennoble human suffering. Inevitably, Dracula rubs shoulders with a variety of Victorian-era celebrities, including Gilbert and Sullivan, Doctor Watson, Prince Edward, actress Ellen Terry and even a young Aleister Crowley. Inventive...

Похожие книги:

When Jonathan Harker visits Transylvania to help Count

Robert Eighteen-Bisang, Elizabeth Miller
Bram Stoker's initial notes and outlines for his landma…
On a trip to Transylvania, Jonathan Harker stays at an
"The Dracula Dossier"tells the story of the Irish novel…

Bram Stoker
Take the papers that are with this, the diaries of Hark…

Брэм Стокер
When Jonathan Harker visits Transylvania to help Count …

Frederic P. Miller, Agnes F. Vandome, John McBrewster
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles Dracula A.D.…

Bram Stoker
Bram Stoker's 1897 Gothic shocker introduced Count Drac…

Jesse Russell
Dracula A.D. 1972 is a 1972 Hammer Horror film directed…

Bram Stoker
A chilling masterpiece of the horror genre, Dracula ill…

Jesse Russell
Dracula A.D. 1972 is a 1972 Hammer Horror film directed…
Following Phantom of the Opera (1943), in the middle of…
Book DescriptionThis hilarious kit is great fun for Hal…