Originally Posted by JSWolf
Whoever posted the description of Carmilla lost a vote by comparing it to Dracula. Dracula was so not scary and in a lot of places rather dull. Even if its the better of the two choices, just the fact that it's compared is a downside to voting for it. Bad form whoever put up the description.
Actually the thing that reeled me in was that it pre-dated Dracula
and was possibly a strong influence on its creation.
I haven't read Dracula
and I'm not sure I'm particularly interested, but I am interested in Carmilla