9781578592814

The Vampire Book The Encyclopedia of the Undead

  • ISBN 13:

    9781578592814

  • ISBN 10:

    157859281X

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 09/01/2010
  • Publisher: Visible Ink Press

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Summary

Revised, updated, and enlarged, this vast reference is an alphabetic tour of the psychosexual, macabre world of the blood-sucking undead. Digging deep into the lore, myths, and reported realities of vampires and vampire legends from across the globe, many facets are uncovered--historical, literary, mythological, biographical, and popular. From Vlad the Impaler and Barnabas Collins to Dracula and Lestat, this exhaustive guide furnishes more than 500 essays, a vampire chronology, and 60 pages of vampire resources. Complete with detailed illustrations and photographs, the third edition of this popular authority includes a wealth of current events, including theTwilightphenomenon; contemporary authors of vampire romance; the growth and development of genuine, self-identified vampire communities; and prominent TV shows fromBuffytoTrue Blood.

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