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The vampire - in legend, fact and art.

Basil Copper

The vampire - in legend, fact and art.

by Basil Copper

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Published by Hale in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vampires.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 193-196.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR830.V3 C66 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208, [8] p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5452347M
    ISBN 100709135858
    LC Control Number73154429
    OCLC/WorldCa628771

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    Where does Vampire’s mythology diverge from popular belief? Where do the conceits ring true? The following statements outline real-world legends of the undead, clarifying their truth or falsity in the World of Darkness. Vampires must sustain themselves on the blood of the living: Fact. For the Kindred, the act of feeding is highly sensual. You searched for: vampire art! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Let’s get started!

      I have a friend of mine at school wondering if vampire are fact or fiction. Of course, she has read the book Twilight (I, as well, have read the book) and this is where the bulk of her wondering came from. Before, during, and after reading the book/series I had a mild obsession of vampires, though my friend is obsessed. At the moment she is sitting near me and she is wondering what other. Had the question been about vampires, I would have answered, The Vampire: His Kith and Kin () by Montague Summers, or The Vampire in Legend, Fact and Art () by Basil Copper, or if the request was specifically about Dracula then In Search of Dracula () by Raymond McNally and Radu Florescu (I could go on, but you get the picture).


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