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Product Description: The progenitor of the romantic vampire genre.

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9781523704095, titled "The Vampyre: A Tale" | Createspace Independent Pub, January 27, 2016, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: John William Polidori was a late 18th century and early 19th century writer associated with the Romantic movement, and he was also one of the first to write about vampires, well before Bram Stoker's Dracula popularized the genre.
9781515312536, titled "The Vampyre: A Tale" | Createspace Independent Pub, July 31, 2015, cover price $6.99
9781505282726, titled "The Vampyre: A Tale" | Createspace Independent Pub, December 5, 2014, cover price $9.90 | About this edition: A Rare Treasure of English Literature.
9781502744562, titled "The Vampyre: A Tale" | Createspace Independent Pub, October 12, 2014, cover price $9.99
9781500521776, titled "The Vampyre: A Tale" | Createspace Independent Pub, July 17, 2014, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: "I breathe freely in the neighbourhood of this lake; the ground upon which I tread has been subdued from the earliest ages; the principal objects which immediately strike my eye, bring to my recollection scenes, in which man acted the hero and was the chief object of interest.
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The Vampyre; A Tale.

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9781519332806 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 16, 2015, cover price $5.75
9781517322038 | Createspace Independent Pub, September 13, 2015, cover price $9.99
9781517281618 | Createspace Independent Pub, September 9, 2015, cover price $5.75
9781515073598 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 15, 2015, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: The Vampyre; A Tale.
9781512054293 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 16, 2015, cover price $5.75 | About this edition: This story was written by Lord Byron's physician when they were staying in a villa near Lake Geneva.
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Product Description: "Le Vampire" de John William Polidori. Ecrivain anglais (1795-1821).

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9781515018872, titled "Le Vampire" | Createspace Independent Pub, July 10, 2015, cover price $14.90 | About this edition: "Le Vampire" de John William Polidori.
9780394838441 | Reissue edition (Bullseye Books, August 1, 1994), cover price $3.50 | About this edition: A young Englishman traveling on the continent with the mysterious Lord Ruthven comes to realize that his companion is an evil and murderous vampire

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Product Description: La leggendaria figura del vampiro è molto antica, radicata in culture diversissime tra loro e spesso con caratteristiche diverse a seconda dei casi (come vediamo, per esempio, dai primi due racconti qui presentati, dove nessun vampiro si fa problemi a esporsi alla luce del sole), l'unico punto che tutti i vampiri hanno in comune tra loro è la tendenza a nutrirsi del sangue dei vivi, portandoli inevitabilmente alla distruzione...read more

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9781511511513 | Createspace Independent Pub, March 29, 2015, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: La leggendaria figura del vampiro è molto antica, radicata in culture diversissime tra loro e spesso con caratteristiche diverse a seconda dei casi (come vediamo, per esempio, dai primi due racconti qui presentati, dove nessun vampiro si fa problemi a esporsi alla luce del sole), l'unico punto che tutti i vampiri hanno in comune tra loro è la tendenza a nutrirsi del sangue dei vivi, portandoli inevitabilmente alla distruzione.

El vampiro es considerado un relato clásico del género gótico y de terror. Fue publicado en principio anónimamente, logrando el aplauso del público tras cierto escándalo originado por la adjudicación de su autoría. En este relato, la figura del vampiro recoge algunos rasgos del poeta Byron, reconocibles por los lectores de la época.

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9781507699331 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 23, 2015, cover price $8.90
9781482343175 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 2, 2013, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: El vampiro es considerado un relato clásico del género gótico y de terror.

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Product Description: John William Polidori es el paradigma del autor devorado por el mito del vampiro. A pesar del indudable valor de su aportación al imaginario moderno con la creación de Lord Ruthven, este joven poeta se vio eclipsado por la sombra del genio Lord Byron, quien irónicamente sirvió de modelo para ese mismo vampiro aristocrático...read more

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9781500797492 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 10, 2014, cover price $9.38 | About this edition: John William Polidori es el paradigma del autor devorado por el mito del vampiro.

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Product Description: THIS IS A VAMPIRE HORROR COOL COLLECTOR'S EDITION - PRINTED IN REALLY COOL MODERN GOTHIC AND CURSIVE FONTS THROUGHOUT. CHECK IT OUT WITH THE AMAZON SEARCH INSIDE FEATURE. The first fictional Vampire story ever written.

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9781441415684 | Createspace, August 26, 2009, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: THIS IS A VAMPIRE HORROR COOL COLLECTOR'S EDITION - PRINTED IN REALLY COOL MODERN GOTHIC AND CURSIVE FONTS THROUGHOUT.

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9780548751244 | Kessinger Pub Co, November 10, 2007, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Product Description: In 1816, John William Polidori travelled to Geneva as Lord Byron’s personal physician. There they met Mary Godwin (later Shelley) and her lover Percy Shelley and decided to while away a wet summer by writing ghost stories. The only two to complete their stories were Mary Shelley, who published Frankenstein in 1818, and Polidori, whose The Vampyre and Ernestus Berchtold were both published in 1819...read more

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9781551117454 | Broadview Pr, September 15, 2007, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: In 1816, John William Polidori travelled to Geneva as Lord Byron’s personal physician.

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Product Description: A fascinating but shadowy figure of Romanticism, John Polidori was the sensitive but fierce writer behind one of literature's most notorious characters—the vampyre. This short story reveals the seductive figure of evil, who continues to exert a powerful influence over popular culture and who cemented Polidori's status within the Gothic tradition...read more

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9781857547870 | Carcanet Pr, April 17, 2006, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A fascinating but shadowy figure of Romanticism, John Polidori was the sensitive but fierce writer behind one of literature's most notorious characters—the vampyre.

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Product Description: In the early 1800s, young British aristocrat Aubrey travels through Italy and Greece in the company of the mercurial and fantastic Lord Ruthven. Later, he believes his friend to have been mysteriously slain. But when Ruthven returns from the dead to prey on his sister, he realizes that the enigmatic stranger is none other than a vampire! The character of the Byronesque vampire Lord Ruthven was first created in 1816 by John William Polidori on the same night that Mary Shelley created Frankenstein...read more

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9781932983104 | Black Coat Pr, September 30, 2004, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: In the early 1800s, young British aristocrat Aubrey travels through Italy and Greece in the company of the mercurial and fantastic Lord Ruthven.

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Product Description: John William Polidori (7 September 1795 – 24 August 1821) was an English writer and physician. He is known for his associations with the Romantic movement and credited by some as the creator of the vampire genre of fantasy fiction...read more

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9781854772558 | New edition (Woodstock Books, October 1, 2001), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: John William Polidori (7 September 1795 – 24 August 1821) was an English writer and physician.
9781854770530, titled "The Vampyre, 1819" | Woodstock Books, January 1, 1991, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The original tale of romance and horror which fathered the entire genre of modern vampire fiction.

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9781854772565 | Woodstock Books, October 1, 2001, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: The original tale of romance and horror which fathered the entire genre of modern vampire fiction.

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