“The last I saw of Count Dracula was his kissing his hand to me, with a red light of triumph in his eyes, and with a smile that Judas in hell might be proud of.”
– Bram Stoker, Dracula
Prince Vlad, or as he was called even in his own time, Dracula (which means “Son of the Dragon”) tops the list of Romania’s many, many Christian crusaders who, in the transition years between the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, fought to keep the Muslim-faithed Ottoman Turks out of their country. This journal is worthy tribute to this historical person…
Special made leather journal in size 10.5 x 8 inches with thickness around 3.3 inches. Book block has around 350 leaves; 700 sides if count both sides of cream toned paper with hand torn and particularly gilded edges.
Book cover plates are rich embossed with a lot of skulls, carefully hand toned and bordered with gilded frames. Main detail on front cover is vintage – looking portrait of Dracula bordered with gilded frame where is top side with rich-full decoration and stylized skull.