Covers the history and evolution of vampires from their mythological roots to their modern-day film characterizations. A worldwide perspective on vampire origin, legends and habits. Also focuses on subjects such as the universality of belief in vampires, the existence of vampires, and our fascination with them. Has a large bibliography, a filmography, a glossary, and other resource lists, plus 75 illustrations.
Paperback Info: ISBN 0671850245, 1994
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