Category: Book
By (author): Stoker, Bram
Introduction By: Straub, Peter
Series: Modern Library Classics
Subject:  FICTION / Classics
  FICTION / Fantasy / Dark Fantasy
  FICTION / Horror
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Published: March 2001
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 432
Size: 8.00in x 5.20in x 0.90in
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From The Publisher*Of the many admiring reviews Bram Stoker's Dracula received 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's Frankenstein or 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, render Dracula resonant and unsettling a century later.
Review Quote*"Those who cannot find their own reflection in Bram Stoker's still-living creation are surely the undead."
Biographical NotePeter Straub is the author of fourteen novels, including Ghost Story, Koko, and Mr. X. He has won three Bram Stoker Awards, two World Fantasy Awards, and the British Fantasy Award. He was named Grand Master at the 1998 World Horror Convention.