Bram Stoker, Dracula
The Gothic novel was well when Stoker began work on Dracula, yet His novel has Gothic traits.
symbolism , imagery , irony , metaphor and simile
Count Dracula, Jonathan Harker, Mina Murray, Lucy Westenra , Dr. Van Helsing
Dracula to reflect the elements of romantics through his supernatural Powers, a fascination with youth, innocence and imagery
Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray
Victorian Era (1837-1901) , which was Characterized with sexual restraint, a strict code of conduct, and a low Tolerance for crime.
Lord Henry Wotton
Horace Walpole, The Castle of Otranto;
Two of the Novel’s characters, Frederic and Alfonso, fought in the Crusades, religious Wars that the Catholic church waged against the Muslim “infidels,” as Frederic calls them, in order to conquer Jerusalem and the Holy Land for Christianity.
The Gothic, And the Supernatural.
The Divine Vs. The Mundane.
Lineage and Leadership.
Foreshadowing, Allusion, imagery, paradox, personification.
The castle Of Otranto is related with romanticism due to these characteristics:
Repulsive And seductive.
Unsettling And reassuring. Laughable and terrifying. Transgressive and tranquilizing.
Anne Radcliffe, the Mysteries of Udolpho;
The stranded Boys devolve into two groups, one of which tries to preserve civilized rules And behaviors, while the other becomes barbaric and savage.
The Mistress Of Suspense
Blinded by Science
Being Sensible about Senses
Allegory, Foreshadowing, allusion, imagery, paradox, metonymy, personification.
The link is Related with the supernatural occurrences, beautiful countryside, a virtuous Heroine and a villain and ruined castles.