- Author:Bram Stoker
- Publisher:Running Press; First Edition edition (January 26, 1993)
- Subcategory:Genre Fiction
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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19. Produced by Sue Asscher. HTML version by Al Haines. All at once the gates of Sleep were thrown wide open, and my wakingears took in the cause of the disturbing sounds. Waking existence isprosaic enough-there was somebody knocking and ringing at someone'sstreet door.
Thesurface was almost that of a jewel. The colour grew lighter as itrose, with gradation so fine as to be imperceptible, changing to a fineyellow almost of the colour of "mandarin" china
Thesurface was almost that of a jewel. The colour grew lighter as itrose, with gradation so fine as to be imperceptible, changing to a fineyellow almost of the colour of "mandarin" china. It was quite unlikeanything I had ever seen, and did not resemble any stone or gem that Iknew.
It seemed to flash and. blaze as he putit in its place.
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was Bram Stoker's eighth novel. The publishers felt that the original ending of the book was too disturbing and asked Stoker to rewrite it. This novel, along with The Lair of The White Worm, is one of his most famous after Dracula. The novel is a horror story about attempt to resurrect an Egyptian queen. It was first published in the UK in 1903 by William Heinemann, London.
Книга жанра: Старинная литература, Старинная литература: Прочее. To Eleanor and Constance Hoyt
Книга жанра: Старинная литература, Старинная литература: Прочее. To Eleanor and Constance Hoyt. Chapter I. A Summons in the Night. It all seemed so real that I could hardly imagine that it had ever occurred before; and yet each episode came, not as a fresh step in the logic of things, but as something expected. It is in such a wise that memory plays its pranks for good or ill; for pleasure or pain; for weal or woe. It is thus that life is bittersweet, and that which has been done becomes eternal. Again, the light skiff,.
The story is a first-person narrative of a young man pulled into an archaeologist's plot to revive Queen Tera, an ancient Egyptian mummy. It explores common fin de siècle themes such as imperialism, the rise of the New Woman and feminism, and societal progress.
Bram Stoker (Author). ISBN-13: 978-0881845013. Why is ISBN important? ISBN. This is a seemingly complete collection of Bram Stoker's works with an active TOC. Those who know Stoker only through his vampire classic DRACULA will discover even more mysteries and supernatural chills in his other novels and short stories - just don't expect to find another DRACULA among them. There's a qualitative reason why that novel rises above the others, though a few of those others do come close.