It transpires that Oliver has, as Gothic novelists will, uncovered a trove of papers, this one collected by Abraham van Helsing and relating to the life of Count Dracula. It's hard to be more specific about Oliver's thematic intentions with this epic story, because The Scholar's Tale is only the first quarter of it. This also leads to my one minor frustration with the book.
The Dracula Papers, Book I book. Pages XXIII - XXIIV Forward by Dr. Abraham Van Helsing - discussing the narrative of Martin Bellorius the Scholar in the title of the book and the teller of the Tale. Chapters I - III Narrator, Martin Bellorius, a doctor and scholar is also a fantastic story teller.
Professor Abraham Van Helsing is a fictional character from the 1897 gothic horror novel Dracula
Professor Abraham Van Helsing is a fictional character from the 1897 gothic horror novel Dracula. Van Helsing is an aged polymath Dutch doctor with a wide range of interests and accomplishments, partly attested by the string of letters that follows his name: "MD, . h. et., indicating a wealth of experience, education and expertise. The character is best known throughout many adaptations of the story as a vampire hunter and the archenemy of Count Dracula.
The Scholar's Tale The Dracula Papers: Book 1 . Bram Stoker's immortal Dracula told us about Count Dracula as an undead vampire.
Bram Stoker’s immortal DRACULA told us of Count Dracula as an undead vampire. Now, in fairness, I dislike theorems in reference books that draw too much kinship between Dracula and Vlad Ţepeş.
Book I: The Scholar’s Tale. Book I: The Scholar’s Tale. Published by Chômu Press, MMXI. The right of Reggie Oliver to be identified as Author of this.
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