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Dracula

The novel Dracula, by Bram Stoker, was first published in 1897.  Jonathan Harker, an English solicitor, visits Count Dracula, a vampire, in Transylvania to conduct business with the count.  He bought Dracula a country home in England.  Count Dracula moves to England from his native Transylvania in search of new blood.

LINCCWeb online catalog – Search Terms

  • Dracula (Title Keyword)
  • Stoker, Bram (Subject Keywords)

Call Number for Browsing the Shelves

  • PR6037  .T617

Circulating Books – A Selected List

  • Byron, Glennis (ed.).  Dracula:  Bram Stoker.  1999.  Call Number:  PR6037 .T617 D7823 1999
  • Hughes, William (ed.).  Bram Stoker: History, Psychoanalysis, and the Gothic. 1998.   Call Number:  PR6037 .T617 Z58 1998
  • Riquelme, John (ed.).  Dracula: Bram Stoker. 2002.  Call Number:  PR6037 .T617 D7 2002
  • Stoker, Bram.  Dracula. 1996.  Call Number:  PR6037 .T617 D7  1996b

Reference Materials

  • Gothic Literature: A Gale Critical Companion – Call Number: REF PR408 .G68 G675

                  o   Vol. 1, pgs. 31, 33-34, 37, 128-140, 166-169, 171-179, 330, 342-344, 359-359, 446-471

                  o   Vol. 3, pgs. 270-271, 385-387, 393-395, 395-410, 415-427

  • Novels for Students - Call Number:  REF PN44 .N937

                  o   Vol. 18, pgs. 22-50

  • Masterplots (Revised Second Edition) Call Number:  REF PN44 .M33 1996

                  o   Vol. 3, pgs. 1825-1828

  • Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism – Call Number:  REF PN771 .G27

                  o   Vol. 8, pgs. 384 – 403

                  o   Vol. 144, pgs. 246-364

  • World Literature and Its TimesCall Number:  REF PN50 .M625

                  o   Vol. 4, pgs. 107-115

Research Databases

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  • Academic Search Complete
  • Literature Resources from Gale
  • OmniFile Full Text Mega

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