| Createspace Independent Pub, July 16, 2015, cover price $5.99 | About this edition:
The original tale of romance and horror which fathered the entire genre of modern vampire fiction.
| Createspace Independent Pub, July 26, 2014, cover price $7.00 | About this edition:
"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.
| Createspace Independent Pub, July 26, 2014, cover price $9.00 | About this edition:
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).
| Createspace Independent Pub, February 9, 2012, cover price $12.95 | About this edition:
John Polidori's novella 'The Vampyre' had its genesis in the famous 'Year Without a Summer' (1816), when Lord Byron challenged a group of his friends to each write a chilling horror story (Mary Shelley's 'Frankenstein' also emerged from this session).