Publication: Il diario del professor Abraham Van Helsing Publication Record # ; Author: Allen C. Kupfer; Date: ; ISBN: Title: The Journal of Professor Abraham Van Helsing Title Record # Author: Allen C. Kupfer , Italian, Il diario del professor Abraham Van Helsing. Il diario del professor Abraham Van Helsing by Allen C. Kupfer at uk – ISBN – ISBN – Tea – – Softcover.

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So, I’ll just wrap it up Woman in too modern undershirt! Instead, he just took a shortcut and explained away his omissions. Oct 19, John Bruni rated it liked it. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?

In spite of the glut of vampire novels on diagio market, this book takes us back to the origins of the nosferatu, reminding us that, before we were enamored of them, we were terrified of their presence.

I particularly enjoyed Kupfer’s grandfather’s notes, especially the last one. Van Helsing is a fictional character created by Bram Stoker, although this book is set out as though Van Helsing had written the journal himself.

However I felt the footnotes that were added by Professor Kupfer were not really needed. You won’t be disappointed!

The Journal of Professor Abraham Van Helsing

Write a customer review. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. As for the story itself, I felt like the story flowed well. Whether this was a for copyright reasons, or an editing choice, I’m unaware.


Obviously, this book wasn’t really written by Van Helsing.

Sure artist have their freedoms but how about helslng the book first and being a bit loyal to the author and the story? The secenery seemed to be the main event since the meeting with Dracula was out of the question and dealing with Lilith failed over and over again until I hlsing that even the author lo st interest on it and made the main character post his journal to his friend.

To see what abrqham friends thought of this book, please sign up. I picked up this gem at a book sale forever and a day ago. My copy is made of old paper to look like an old journal and there are a lot of beautiful illustrations in it.

In fact, late in the book in one of the footnotes, the author speaks of his “shoddy scholarship” in regards to a particular issue.

Title: The Journal of Professor Abraham Van Helsing

Generally it was entertaining but still a dissapointment, proving that anything can b Not the worst I have red but it’s really not somethiing I could recocnize for anyone who wants to read a good story Don’t waste your time on this one. Even the connection with Kupfer’s grandfather is kind of nice. The first few chapters were excellent it was the latter chapters that were lacking.

The story begins to lag after Van Helsing returns home and sets off on another vampire hunt; there is some action but it is not as exciting as the first action sequences and do not expect a neat ending because the story ends abruptly which is truly disappointing especially considering the buildup. Gothic tales are my favorite, especially the original stories from the Victorian era. However, the ending itself felt a little rushed.


Open Preview See a Problem? It was neither a huge tale, nor gory, nor romantic. The beginning chapters of the story contained a lot of violence and eroticism that Featuring a unique layout, “The Journal of Professor Abraham Van Helsing” is an interesting read but is not perfect.

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While packing for my trip it seemed like the perfect book to read in between w I picked up this gem at a book sale forever and a day ago. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. In fact I had to read the last few pages a couple of times because I felt like a missed pages, or maybe misread something.

Published May 1st by Forge Books first published January 1st The ones that don’t sparkle. I highly recommend it as a starting point for those looking for books about the real stoker style vampires. I don’t buy it. Mostly because books likes these are one of my weakness. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. The spotty narrative is padded with footnotes from the author on vampire lore.

It wasn’t great but it did leave me intrigued.