Anno-Dracula by Kim Newman

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Published by Carroll & Graf Publishers in New York .

Written in English

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  • London (England)


  • Dracula, Count (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
  • Vampires -- Fiction.,
  • London (England) -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementKim Newman.
LC ClassificationsPR6064.E9277 A56 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination359 p. ;
Number of Pages359
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1412952M
ISBN 100881849677
LC Control Number93021934

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Anno Dracula #4: Seven Days in Mayhem Vampiric journalist Kate Reed is a member of a secret cabal of anarchists called the Council of the Seven Days who have sworn to overthrow the despotic rule of the Prince Regent, Count : Titan. The notion of using borrowed fictional characters other than Stoker’s came up early in the process of conceiving the series.

I hit on it while drafting the first chapter of Anno Dracula, in which Stoker’s Dr Seward – demented by what I’d made of his personal story in changing the plot of Dracula, though already pretty far gone in Stoker’s text (he takes to drugs when his marriage. The idea lay about in my head gathering dust, and the odd character, until Stephen Jones asked me to write something for an anthology project he was working on inThe Mammoth Book of ’s request prompted me finally to set down the parameters for Anno Dracula, in that I felt a mammoth book of vampires should have some showing from the king of the un-dead.

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