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The vampire defanged

Susannah Clements

The vampire defanged

how the embodiment of evil became a romantic hero

by Susannah Clements

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Brazos Press in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vampires in literature,
  • Vampire films,
  • History and criticism,
  • Vampires on television

  • Edition Notes

    Includes filmography and bibliographical references (p. 183-191) and index.

    StatementSusannah Clements
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN56.V3 C54 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 199 p. ;
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24893213M
    ISBN 101587432897
    ISBN 109781587432897
    LC Control Number2010043664
    OCLC/WorldCa613427131

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      Into the Vampire City, also known as Vampire Miami is a strange case of a book, one that appears in which the main character easily earned a TSTL rating but is still fairly likeable. It's unusual in that its publication was supported by a Kickstarter campaign and all the more unusual, therefore, in that it seems to now to have been removed for sale from just about everywhere/5(52). Vampires in the New World surveys vampire films and literature from both national and historical perspectives since the publication of Bram Stoker's Dracula, providing an overview of the changing figure of the vampire in focuses on such essential popular culture topics as pulp fiction, classic horror films, film noir, science fiction, horror fiction, blaxploitation, and the recent.


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