Visions of the Vampire

Two Centuries of Immortal Tales

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£16.99

“Visions of the Vampire: Two Centuries of Immortal Tales” by British Library Publishing offers an enthralling journey through time, showcasing the evolution of vampire narratives. This anthology blends classic tales with rare gems, complemented by haunting illustrations, taking readers deep into the heart of immortal allure. A must-read for vampire aficionados.

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Dark, Seductive, Timeless…

Embark on a nocturnal journey through two centuries of mesmerizing vampire tales, curated and beautifully presented by the renowned British Library Publishing.

Overview:

From the fog-laden streets of Victorian London to the eerie forests of Transylvania, “Visions of the Vampire: Two Centuries of Immortal Tales” invites readers to dive deep into the mythos and allure of the vampire, a creature that has both terrorized and fascinated mankind for generations. This anthology, carefully selected by expert curators, offers a captivating blend of classic tales, lesser-known gems, and whispered folk legends, ensuring that even the most seasoned vampire aficionados discover something new.

Key Features:

  • Extensive Collection: Spanning two hundred years, this anthology captures the evolution of vampire narratives, offering a unique perspective on how these tales have morphed and adapted with time.
  • Stunning Imagery: Complemented by haunting illustrations and archival material, each story is brought to life, adding layers to the reader’s experience.
  • Authoritative Commentary: Dive deeper with insightful essays and notes that shed light on the historical context, literary significance, and curious trivia of each tale.
  • Global Perspectives: While the vampire may be universally known, its story varies from culture to culture. This anthology takes you around the world, showcasing the vampire’s multifaceted nature through tales from various cultural backgrounds.

What to Expect:

Whether you’re lured by the romantic allure of the vampire, intrigued by its historical significance, or simply seeking spine-chilling tales to read under the cover of night, “Visions of the Vampire” promises a journey unlike any other. It’s not just a book; it’s an expedition into the very heart of darkness, where immortality dances with passion, fear, and an insatiable thirst.

Embrace the night and let the immortals whisper their tales. Grab your copy and delve into the undying allure of the vampire.

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