Encyclopedia of the Vampire: The Living Dead in Myth, Legend, and Popular Culture (Hardback)S. T. Joshi (editor)
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An exhaustive work covering the full range of topics relating to vampires, including literature, film and television, and folklore.
* Nearly 240 A-Z entries on all aspects of vampirism
* Photographs and illustrations of vampire films, television shows, and other matters relating to vampires
* Brief bibliographies referring the reader to secondary sources on individual entries
* A general bibliography of scholarship on vampires
Number of pages: 453
Weight: 1157 g
Dimensions: 254 x 175 x 33 mm
"This is an authoritative and substantial overview of an increasingly complex topic. . . " - Magonian Review of Books
"This is a useful purchase for libraries with a particular thirst for this immensely popular subject. . . . Summing Up: Recommended. Lower-level undergraduates through researchers/faculty; general readers." - Choice
"This volume is good for information about the living dead in myth, legend, and popular culture from the past through today. . . . High schools and public libraries where patrons are interested in learning more about vampires will benefit from adding this to their holdings." - Library Journal
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