Dracula

Dracula: Chapter 2

  Chapter 2 Summary: Count Dracula greets Harker at the massive doors to the castle. Dracula is “a tall old man, clean shaven save for a long white moustache, and claid in black from head to foot, without a single speck of colour about him anywhere.” (Harker also later notes his host’s “peculiarly sharp white …

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Dracula: Chapter 1

  Note: Page numbers refer to the text of Stoker’s novel as presented in Leonard Wolf, ed., The Essential Dracula (1975; New York: ibooks, 2004).   Chapter 1 Summary: Jonathan Harker, a newly minted English solicitor (i.e., lawyer), travels to Transylvania in order to consult with an aristocratic client, Count Dracula, regarding the nobleman’s recent …

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Dracula: Summary

Note: Page numbers refer to the text of Stoker’s novel as presented in Leonard Wolf, ed., The Essential Dracula (1975; New York: ibooks, 2004).   Chapter 1 Summary: Jonathan Harker, a newly minted English solicitor (i.e., lawyer), travels to Transylvania in order to consult with an aristocratic client, Count Dracula, regarding the nobleman’s recent purchase …

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