The Resource Something in the blood : the untold story of Bram Stoker, the man who wrote Dracula, David J. Skal

Something in the blood : the untold story of Bram Stoker, the man who wrote Dracula, David J. Skal

Label
Something in the blood : the untold story of Bram Stoker, the man who wrote Dracula
Title
Something in the blood
Title remainder
the untold story of Bram Stoker, the man who wrote Dracula
Statement of responsibility
David J. Skal
Title variation
Untold story of Bram Stoker, the man who wrote Dracula
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A biography of the man who created Dracula delves deep into the inner world and strange genius of the writer who conjured an undying cultural icon, examining the psychosexual dimensions of his passion, his punishing work ethic and his slavish adoration of the actor Sir Henry Irving" --
Summary
A groundbreaking biography reveals the haunted origins of the man who created Dracula and traces the psychosexual contours of late Victorian society
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10455490
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skal, David J
Dewey number
809
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6037.T617
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stoker, Bram
  • Dracula
  • Novelists, English
  • Theatrical managers
  • Horror tales
  • Vampires in literature
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the untold story of Bram Stoker, the man who wrote Dracula
Label
Something in the blood : the untold story of Bram Stoker, the man who wrote Dracula, David J. Skal
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [585]-626) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xvii, 652 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781631490101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), facsimilies, portraits, photographs
Label
Something in the blood : the untold story of Bram Stoker, the man who wrote Dracula, David J. Skal
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [585]-626) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xvii, 652 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781631490101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), facsimilies, portraits, photographs

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