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Florescu, Radu

Overview
Works: 86 works in 383 publications in 10 languages and 6,630 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Biography  Horror fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Horror tales  Juvenile works  Biographies  History  Gothic fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Contributor, Honoree, Author of introduction, Compiler, Commentator for written text
Classifications: PR6037.T617, 823.8
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Most widely held works about Radu Florescu
 
Most widely held works by Radu Florescu
In search of Dracula; a true history of Dracula and vampire legends by Raymond T McNally( Book )

34 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in English and Swedish and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: The true story behind the legend of Dracula - a biography of Prince Vlad of Transylvania, better known as Vlad the Impaler. This revised edition now includes entries from Bram Stoker's recently discovered diaries, the amazing tale of Nicolae Ceausescu's attempt to make Vlad a national hero, and an examination of recent adaptations in fiction, stage and screen
Dracula, prince of many faces : his life and his times by Radu Florescu( Book )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Publishers Weekly: The fictional Dracula of Bram Stoker's novel is better known than the actual Vlad Dracula the Impaler, who ruled as prince of Wallachia for three brief periods in the mid-15th century. This study by two Boston College professors who have written other books about Dracula explores how the legend of the Transylvanian vampire arose. As a ruler, Dracula spread terror far and wide, inflicting appalling tortures on his victims, killing them by impalement, by boiling or skinning them alive. Yet when the time came to defend Europe against Turkish invaders, he led the battle, and the authors view him as "the first modern Renaissance prince of the land.'' Florescu and McNally offer so much detail about the battles of kings, princes, princelings and claimants to thrones that the book will appeal only to the most ardent Dracula fanatics
In search of Frankenstein by Radu Florescu( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Onderzoek naar de relatie tussen het fictieve monster Frankenstein uit de 19e eeuwse griezelroman uit 1818 en de gelijknamige Duitse familie
Dracula; a biography of Vlad the Impaler, 1431-1476 by Radu Florescu( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1986 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of a fascianting figure in world history - new-style Renaissance mercenaries' leader, Machiavellian patriot, tactician of war and terror and a sadist. He was born the second son of Vlad II, Dracul (better known as "Dracul") and was named Vlad Tepes, Dracula
The new annotated Dracula by Bram Stoker( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An annotated edition of Stoker's classic vampire tale, with photographs from film versions and notes on the historic background of the story
Romania between East and West : historical essays in memory of Constantin C. Giurescu( Book )

8 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Raymond T McNally( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the nineteenth-century novel "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," discussing the sources of author Robert Louis Stevenson's inspiration for the story of a man who led a double life
Romania, culture, and nationalism : a tribute to Radu Florescu( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete Dracula by Radu Florescu( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The struggle against Russia in the Romanian principalities : a problem in Anglo-Turkish diplomacy, 1821-1854 by Radu Florescu( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Ioan Emanoil Florescu : organizer of the Romanian army by Radu Florescu( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The struggle against Russia in the Romanian principalities, 1821-1854 by Radu Florescu( Book )

20 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in 3 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on Romanian history by Radu Florescu( Book )

6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Auf Draculas Spuren : die Geschichte des Fürsten und der Vampire by Raymond T McNally( Book )

18 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adamclisi. [Album. Desene: Cristian Moisescu] by Radu Florescu( Book )

14 editions published in 1973 in 4 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Süsse Bukowina by Ion Miclea( Book )

22 editions published in 1976 in 5 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of Dracula( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christopher Lee traces the roots fo the Dracula legend back to their horrifying historical origins. It exposes the fictional monster and his real-life counterpart, "Vlad the Impaler," while also showing the infamous Borgo Pass, vampire bats feasting on blood and exorcism rites for the undead
Preistoria Daciei : [album] by Ion Miclea( Book )

21 editions published in 1980 in 3 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanied by annex (84p.) containing abridged introduction and captions translated into English, French, German, Russian and Spanish
Strămoșii Românilor : vestigii milenare de cultură și artă by Ion Miclea( Book )

8 editions published in 1980 in Romanian and Romani and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ghid arheologic al dobrogei by Radu Florescu( Book )

9 editions published in 1968 in Romanian and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Dracula, prince of many faces : his life and his times
Alternative Names
Florescu, R.

Florescu, R. R. 1925-

Florescu R. R. N. 1925-

Florescu, Radi R. N.

Florescu, Radu

Florescu, Radu R.

Florescu, Radu R., 1925-

Florescu Radu R. 1925-2014

Florescu Radu R. N.

Florescu, Radu R. N., 1925-

Florescu Radu R. N. 1925-2014

Floresku, Radu

Radu Florescu

Radu Florescu accademico rumeno

Radu Florescu historicus uit Roemenië (1925-2014)

Radu Florescu Romanian academic

Radu Florescu rumänischer Historiker und Hochschullehrer

Флореску Р. Р. 1925-

フロレスク, ラドゥ

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Dracula, prince of many faces : his life and his timesIn search of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. HydeRomania, culture, and nationalism : a tribute to Radu FlorescuThe struggle against Russia in the Romanian principalities : a problem in Anglo-Turkish diplomacy, 1821-1854General Ioan Emanoil Florescu : organizer of the Romanian armyEssays on Romanian history