Dallas, TX – Two lots from the most famous vampire movie ever made emerged as the two most expensive lobby cards ever sold and claimed the top two results in Heritage Auctions’ Movie Posters Auction July 27-28 in Dallas, Texas. The sale totaled $1,975,550 and boasted stellar sell-through rates of 98.7% by value and 96.7% by lots sold.
In 1866, a teenage Bram Stoker lurked in the shadow of St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Dublin. What was the future author of Dracula up to? He was headed to Marsh’s Library to present his letter of recommendation from his Trinity College tutor, G.F. Shaw, gaining him entrance to the stacks. He consulted about twenty volumes there over two years, according to the new exhibition, Bram Stoker and the Haunting of Marsh's Library.
<i>Terror and Wonder</i>, the UK’s Largest Exhibition of Gothic Literature, Opens at the British Library
Terror and Wonder: The Gothic Imagination opens at the British Library exploring Gothic culture’s roots in British literature and celebrating 250 years since the publication of the first Gothic nove