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Published: 24 February 2011

448 Pages


ISBN: 9780199564095

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New Edition

Bram Stoker
Edited by Roger Luckhurst

Oxford World's Classics

  • A new edition of one of the greatest horror stories in English literature, the novel that spawned a myth and a proliferation of vampire franchises in film, television, graphic novels, cartoons, and teen fiction.
  • Includes a lively and fascinating Introduction that considers Stoker's Irish heritage, the Gothic genre and vampire legend, sexual allegory, and the social and cultural contexts that feed into the novel: the New Woman, new technology, race, immigration, and religion.
  • Chronology of Bram Stoker and Timeline of Vampire Literature before Dracula.
  • Comprehensive Explanatory Notes flesh out vampire mythology and historical allusions.
  • Includes an appendix featuring Stoker's short story, 'Dracula's Guest', an early draft or abandoned chapter that was not published as part of the novel.

New to this Edition:

  • Critically up-to-date Introduction by Roger Luckhurst.
  • Expanded Notes by Roger Luckhurst.
  • Timeline of Vampire Literature before Dracula.
  • Updated Select Bibliography.
  • Appendix: Bram Stoker's short story, 'Dracula's Guest'.
  • Newly typeset text of novel in larger typeface.

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