Essex: Desert Island Books, 1998.
Hardcover. 8 3/4" X 5 5/8". 239pp. Mild edge and cover wear to unclipped dust jacket. Black cloth over boards, with spine lettered in gilt. A touch of shelfwear, if any, to binding, firm and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A very presentable copy of leading Dracula authority Clive Leatherdale's study of how the various themes of Dracula have their roots in a logn tradition, anthologizing the sources Bram Stoker drew on, which range from the folk legend to ancient lore on burial customs and vampires, lending a new understanding of Dracula for readers new and old. Very good + / very good +. Item #6416