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The Vampyre
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Createspace Independent Pub
Publication date July 26, 2014
Pages 62
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781500659547
ISBN-10 1500659541
Dimensions 0.14 by 6 by 9 in.
Original list price $9.00
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The Vampyre is interesting historically because of its portrayal of Lord Ruthven as a mysterious, pale-faced aristocratic figure who preys on innocent young ladies, which is the way many future vampires would be described (vampires of folklore had generally been described as hideous-looking monsters). Our narrator is a young Englishman called Aubrey, who travels to Rome with his acquaintance, the nobleman Lord Ruthven. The more time he spends with Ruthven, the more Aubrey begins to distrust him and to realise that Ruthven is not what he seems.

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Paperback
Book cover for 9781470054571 Book cover for 9781500659394 Book cover for 9781500659547 Book cover for 9781515014591
 
from Createspace Independent Pub (July 16, 2015)
9781515014591 | details & prices | 54 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 0.13 in. | List price $5.99
from Createspace Independent Pub (July 26, 2014)
9781500659394 | details & prices | 28 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.07 in. | List price $7.00
About: "The Vampyre" was the first vampire story in English prose, and as such had a wide-ranging influence, almost singlehandedly creating the now-popular image of the vampire as an aristocratic seducer.
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from Createspace Independent Pub (July 26, 2014)
9781500659547 | details & prices | 62 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.14 in. | List price $9.00
About: The Vampyre is interesting historically because of its portrayal of Lord Ruthven as a mysterious, pale-faced aristocratic figure who preys on innocent young ladies, which is the way many future vampires would be described (vampires of folklore had generally been described as hideous-looking monsters).
from Createspace Independent Pub (February 9, 2012)
9781470054571 | details & prices | 38 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.10 in. | List price $12.95

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