Encyclopedia of the Vampire

Author: S. T. Joshi
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9780313378331
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Presents information about vampires in literature, film, television, folklore, religion, the theater, and world culture.

Encyclopedia of Vampire Mythology

Author: Theresa Bane
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786455810
Format: PDF, Docs
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From the earliest days of oral history to the present, the vampire myth persists among mankind’s deeply-rooted fears. This encyclopedia, with entries ranging from “Abchanchu” to “Zmeus,” includes nearly 600 different species of historical and mythological vampires, fully described and detailed.

The Vampire Book

Author: J Gordon Melton
Publisher: Visible Ink Press
ISBN: 1578593506
Format: PDF, Docs
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The Ultimate Collection of Vampire Facts and Fiction Death and immortality, sexual prowess and surrender, intimacy and alienation, rebellion and temptation. The allure of the vampire is eternal. The Vampire Book: The Encyclopedia of the Undead, Third edition, explores the historical, literary, mythological, biographical, and popular aspects of one of the world's most mesmerizing paranormal subject. This vast reference is an alphabetical tour of the psychosexual, macabre world of the soul-sucking undead. In the first fully revised and updated edition in a decade, Dr. J. Gordon Melton (president of the American chapter of the Transylvania Society of Dracula) bites even deeper into vampire lore, myths, reported realities, and legends that come from all around the world. From Vlad the Impaler to Dracula and from modern literature to movies and TV series like Buffy the Vampire Slayer, True Blood, Twilight, and The Vampire Lestat, this exhaustive guide furnishes more than 400 essays to quench your thirst for facts, biographies, definitions, and more.

The Encyclopedia of Vampires Werewolves and Other Monsters

Author: Rosemary Guiley
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438130015
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Monsters and shape-shifters have always held a special fascination in mythologies, legends, and folklore the world over. From ancient customs to famous cases of beasts and vampires and their reflections in popular culture, 600 entries provide definitions, explanations, and lists of suggested further reading.

The Vampire Encyclopedia

Author: Matthew Bunson
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 9780517587607
Format: PDF, Kindle
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With over 2,000 entries in A-to-Z format, THE VAMPIRE ENCYCLOPEDIA is a one-stop reference for everything and anything to do with vampires, from books and films to the history of the vampire legend and ways to RESIST THESE IRRESISTIBLE CREATURES. The vampire is alive and flourishing in books, hit television shows, clubs, even comic books—there's no end in sight for the immortal ones!

The Vampire Encyclopedia Vampires

Author: Source: Wikia
Publisher: Books LLC, Wiki Series
ISBN: 9781234665463
Format: PDF, ePub
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This book consists of articles from Wikia. Pages: 41. Chapters: Count, Cursed Vampires, Dracula, Infected Vampires, Count Batula, Count Duckula, Count Fangula, Dracula, Eli, Let the Right One In, Lycanthropy, Tiyanak, Vampire, Bram Stoker's Dracula, Castlevania, Dracula's Guest and Other Weird Stories, Dracula, Dracula, Dracula Origin, Dracula the Un-dead, Nosferatu, Orlok, Son of Dracula, Alpha Male, I Am Legend, I Am Legend, Marlowe, Vincente, Abhorash, Alpha Male, Arubey karew, Baron von Ghoulish, Blacula, Bram Stoker's Dracula, Carcharan, Claire Radcliff, Count Batula, Count Duckula, Count Fangula, Count Max, Ruby, and Orson, Count Muerte, Count Spankulot, Detective Nick Knight, Dracula, Draculaura, Dracula, Dylan Radcliff, Eli, Elizabeth Bathory, Feliks Twist, Gulavhar, the Terror of Arnor, Glossary of terms in Vampire Earth, Half-Vampire, Interview With The Vampire, Joachim Valentine, Jojo, Kain, Lycanthropy, Marceline, Marja Z. Tepes, Marlowe, Max, Melkhior, Neferata, Orlok, Sam Emerson, Sibella, Thatch, Thuringwethil, Turel, Ushoran, Vampires in Music, Vengeance and Revenge, Vincente, Wsoran, Zacharias the Everliving. Excerpt: Count Batula is a character in Conker's Bad Fur Day & Conker: Live & Reloaded. He is the stereotype of a vampire and can transform into a bat, as well as Conker's fifth great-grandfather. Much of his introductory cutscene is a parody of Dracula. When Conker enters his mansion, he greets Conker and gives him something to eat (despite Conker's remarks). When the villagers storm his mansion, Count Batula reveals that he was going to kill Conker and drink his blood, but decides instead to turn him into a Vampire bat. After figuring out that Conker is his descendant, he sends him to grab villagers and put them in a giant grinder. After drinking too much blood, his increased weight causes the rope from which he hangs from untwine and snap, causing him to fall into the grinder where he is killed. Outside his mansion is a grave for Count Conku...