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The Resource The secret history of vampires : their multiple forms and hidden purposes, Claude Lecouteux ; translated by Jon E. Graham

The secret history of vampires : their multiple forms and hidden purposes, Claude Lecouteux ; translated by Jon E. Graham

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The secret history of vampires : their multiple forms and hidden purposes
Title
The secret history of vampires
Title remainder
their multiple forms and hidden purposes
Statement of responsibility
Claude Lecouteux ; translated by Jon E. Graham
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
The countless movies and books inspired by vampires who have a predilection for human blood are based on incidents recorded as fact in newspapers and judicial archives in the centuries preceding the works of Bram Stoker and other writers. Digging through these forgotten records, Claude Lecouteux unearths a very different figure of the vampire
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lecouteux, Claude
Dewey number
398/.45
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1556
LC item number
.L4313 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Graham, Jon E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Vampires
Label
The secret history of vampires : their multiple forms and hidden purposes, Claude Lecouteux ; translated by Jon E. Graham
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Histoire des vampires
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The vampire myth -- Man, life, death -- The life of the dead -- Precursors of the vampire -- Names of the vampire -- How do we protect ourselves from vampires? -- Identifying and killing the vampire -- Questions and answers
Control code
1252646
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9781594773259
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009042699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Stock number
1309783
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1252646
  • (OCoLC)432982574
Label
The secret history of vampires : their multiple forms and hidden purposes, Claude Lecouteux ; translated by Jon E. Graham
Publication
Note
Translation of: Histoire des vampires
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The vampire myth -- Man, life, death -- The life of the dead -- Precursors of the vampire -- Names of the vampire -- How do we protect ourselves from vampires? -- Identifying and killing the vampire -- Questions and answers
Control code
1252646
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9781594773259
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009042699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Stock number
1309783
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1252646
  • (OCoLC)432982574

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