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The vampyre, the werewolf and other gothic tales of horror

John William Polidori

The vampyre, the werewolf and other gothic tales of horror

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Published by Dover in Mineola, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vampires -- Fiction.,
  • Werewolves -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Polidori and others ; edited by Rochelle Kronzek.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsKronzek, Rochelle.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5187.P5 V38 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23001128M
    ISBN 100486471926
    ISBN 109780486471921
    LC Control Number2008048952


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