We were leaving the West

Posted: 26th March 2019 by Charlotte in Acrylics, Dracula Project
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3 May – Jonathan Harker’s Journal: Buda-Pesth seems a wonderful place, from the glimpse which I got of it from the train and the little I could walk through the streets …. The impression I had was we were leaving the West and entering the East …

Newbie London Attorney, Jonathan Harker, leaves behind London, and his new fiancee, Mina Murray, to travel to the Wild East of Transylvania, where he plans to meet his law firm’s new client – an eccentric Count who has purchased property in England. He travels on that most modern of Victorian technologies – the steam engine powered train.

3 May – Jonathan Harker’s Journal: Buda-Pesth seems a wonderful place, from the glimpse which I got of it from the train and the little I could walk through the streets …. The impression I had was we were leaving the West and entering the East …