CHAPTER 1 1876
Chapter 1 starts with the main persona, Jonathan Harker; a
solicitor clerk making a journey to Transylvania at he behest of a
client Count Dracula. Jonathan starts making entries in his
journal on May 3. He leaves Munich and arrives at Vienna
Budapest. He stops at Hotel Royale, where he has dinner but his
night is restless as he has queer dreams. He starts out again in the
morning boarding the train at Bistritz. As directed by the Count,
he goes to Golden Krone Hotel, where Dracula gives him a letter.
On May 4, his next entry tells about the fear on the faces of is
landlord and wife. They refuse to tell him much about Dracula
and instead try to dissuade from going, telling him that it is the
eve of St. George’s Day, when all the evil things in the world
have full sway. The Landlord’s wife puts a rosary around on his
neck. The Count’s coach arrives for Jonathan.
On May 5, in the castle, the driver, the landl...