One of the foremost colors in the novel is red, and perhaps the novel's most arresting image is that of blood. Dracula, of course, must feed on the blood of the living to… (read full symbol analysis)
The bat is the primary animal-representation for Dracula. Bats in the novel, of course, desire the blood of other living things—they are mammals, and certain species of vampire bat do indeed feed on living… (read full symbol analysis)