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The vampire book : the encyclopedia of the undead, J. Gordon Melton

Label
The vampire book : the encyclopedia of the undead
Title
The vampire book
Title remainder
the encyclopedia of the undead
Statement of responsibility
J. Gordon Melton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the myth, lore, and representation in popular culture of vampires and vampire legends from around the globe
Cataloging source
DLC
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Melton, J. Gordon
Dewey number
398/.45
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1556
LC item number
.M46 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
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Vampires
Label
The vampire book : the encyclopedia of the undead, J. Gordon Melton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Ackerman, Forrest J. -- Aconite -- The Addams Family -- Africa, Vampires in -- African American Vampires -- Allatius, Leo -- Alnwick Castle, The Vampire of -- Aluka -- America, Vampires in -- Anarchs -- Anemia -- Angel -- Animals -- Anne Rice's Vampire Lestat Fan Club -- Appearance of a Vampire -- Armand -- Armenia, Vampires in -- Assamite Vampire Clan -- Australia, Vampires in -- Babylon and Assyria, Vampires in Ancient -- Baker, Roy Ward -- Balderston, John L. -- Baltic States, Vampires in the -- Bara, The Baron Blood -- Bathory, Elizabeth -- Batman -- Bats, Vampire -- Bava, Mario -- Bergstrom, Elaine -- Berwick, The Vampire of -- Bibliography, Vampire -- Bistritz -- Blacula -- Blade the Vampire Slayer -- Blood -- Borgo Pass -- Borland, Carol -- Bouchard, Angelique -- Boucicault, Dion -- The Bram Stoker Society -- Bram Stoker's Dracula -- Brides, Vampire -- Brite, Poppy Z. -- Browning, Tod -- Bruja -- Brujah Vampire Clan -- Bruxa -- Buffy the Vampire Slayer -- Bulgaria, Vampires in -- Bullet -- Bunnicula -- Burton, Richard Francis -- Byron, Lord George Gordon -- Caine -- Calmet, Dom Aufustin -- The Camarilla -- The Camarilla: A Vampire Fan Association -- Cappadocian Vampire Clan -- Carfax -- Carmilla -- Carradine, John -- Carter, Margaret Louise -- Castle Dracula -- Chaney, Alonso "Lon" -- Chaos! Comics -- Characteristics of Vampires -- Chamas, Suzy McKee -- Chetwynd-Hayes, Ronald Henry Glynn -- China, Vampires in -- Christianity and Vampires -- Chupacabras -- Clans, Vampire -- Coffins -- Coleridge, Samuel Taylor -- Collins, Bamabas -- Collins, Nancy A. -- Collinsport Players -- Comic Books, The Vampire in -- Cooke, Thomas Potter -- Coppola, Francis Ford -- Corman, Roger William -- Count Dracula -- The Count Dracula Fan Club -- Crime, Vampiric -- Croglin Grange, The Vampire of -- Cross, Ben -- Crucifix -- Cruise, Tom -- Cult of the Vampire -- Cuntius, Johannes -- Curtis, Dan -- Cushing, Peter -- Czech Republic and Slovakia, Vampires in the -- Daniels III, Leslie Noel -- Dark Delicacies -- Dark Shadows -- Dark Shadows Fandom -- Davanzati, Giuseppe -- de Lioncourt, Lestat -- de Villenueva, Sebastian -- Deane, Hamilton -- Decapitation -- Desert Island Dracula Library -- Destroying the Vampire -- Dhampir -- Dracula -- Dracula (1931) -- Dracula (Spanish 1931) -- Dracula (1973) -- Dracula (1979) -- Dracula (Dell Comics Superhero) -- Dracula (Marvel Comics Character) -- Dracula '97: A Centennial Celebration -- Dracula: Or the Undead -- Dracula: Senzational-Infractional -- The Dracula Society -- Dracula-The Series -- Dracula: The Vampire Play in Three Acts -- Drama, Vampire -- Dreyer, Carl Theodor -- Duckula, Count -- Dumas, Alexandre -- Dust -- El Conde Dracula -- Elliott, Denholm Mitchell -- Elrod, P.N. -- Elvira -- Eucharistic Wafer -- Ewers, Hanns Heinz -- Explanations of Vampirism -- Fangs -- Fingernails -- Fire -- Fisher, Terence -- Florescu, Radu R. -- Flying Vampires -- Forever Knight -- Forever Knight Fandom -- Fortune, Dion -- France, Vampires in -- Frankenstein's Monster -- Frid, Jonathan
  • Games, Vampire -- Gangrel Vampire Clan -- Garden, Nancy -- Garlic -- Garton, Ray -- Gautier, Theophile -- Germany, Vampire in -- Ghouls -- Giovanni Vampire Clan -- Glut, Donald Frank -- Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von -- Good Guy Vampires -- Gothic -- The Gothic Society -- Greece, Vampires in -- Greenberg, Martin H. -- Gypsies, Vampires and the -- Haarmann, Fritz -- Haigh, John George -- Haining, Peter Alexander -- Hamilton, Laurell K. -- Hammer Films -- Harker, Jonathan -- Hartmann, Franz -- Hawthorn -- The High gate Vampire -- Highlander -- Hillyer, Vincent -- Holmes, Sherlock -- Holmwood, Arthur -- Homosexuality and the Vampire -- The Harror of Dracula -- Huff, Tanya -- Humor, Vampire -- Hungary, Vampires in -- Huntley, Raymond -- Hurwood, Bernhardt J. -- Hypnotic Powers -- I...Vampire -- Incubus/Succubus -- India, Vampires in -- Inkubus/Sukkubus -- International Vampire -- Internet, Vampires on the -- Interview with the Vampire -- Ireland, Vampires in -- Italy, Vampires in -- Ivan the Terrible -- Jacula -- Japan, Vampires in -- Java, Vampires in -- Jourdan, Louis -- Journal of Vampirology -- Juvenile Literature -- Kali -- Kalogridis, Jeanne -- Keats, John -- Kilpatrick, Nancy -- Kindred: The Embraced -- King, Stephen -- Kiirten, Peter -- la Comedia del Sangue Vampire Theatre -- LaCroix, Lucien -- Lampir -- Langella, Frank -- Langsuyar -- Lasomba Vampire Clan -- Le Fanu, Joseph Thomas Sheridan -- Leatherdale, Clive -- Lee, Christopher -- Lee, Tanith -- Lesbian Vampires -- Lilith -- Lilith, The Daughter of Dracula -- Lindpainter, Peter Josef von -- Lobishomen -- London After Midnight -- London, Dracula's -- Loogaroo -- Lord Ruthven Assembly -- Lory, Robert Edward -- Lugosi, Bela -- Lumley, Brian - Malaysia, Vampires in -- Malkavian Vampire Clan -- Man-Bat -- Manor of the Devil -- Marilyn Manson -- Marks, Chastity -- Marryat, Florence -- Marschner, Heinrich August -- Marshall, William B. -- Matheson, Richard -- McNally, Raymond T. -- Melrose, Abbey, The Vampire of -- Mexico, Vampires in -- Midnight Sons -- Miller, Elizabeth Anne -- Miller, Linda Lael -- Mirrors -- Mist -- Miyu, Vampire Princess -- Moon -- Morbius -- Morris, Quincey P. -- Moss, Stephanie -- Mountain Ash -- The Munsters -- Murray (Harker), Mina -- Music, Vampire -- Myanmar, Vampires in -- Name, The Vampire's -- Native Soil -- Necromancy -- New Orleans -- Newman, Kim -- The Night Stalker -- Nodier, Jean Charles Emmanuel -- Nosferatu -- Nosferatu, Eine Symphonie des Garuens -- Nosferatu Vampire Clan -- Oldman, Gary -- Opera -- Order of the Vampyre -- Origins of the Vampire -- Orlock, Graf -- Palance, Jack -- Pandora -- Paraphernalia, Vampire -- Parry, Michael -- Paul (Paole), Arnold -- Philippe, Monsieur -- Philippines, Vampires in the -- Pierart, Z.J. -- Pike, Christopher -- Pitt, Ingrid -- Planche, James Robinson -- Plogojowitz, Peter -- Poe, Edgar Allan -- Poetry, The Vampire in -- Poland, Vampires in -- Polidori, John -- Political/Economic Vampires -- Pontianak -- Porphyria -- Preacher -- Prisoners of the Night -- Protection against Vampires -- Psychic Vampirism -- Psychological Perspectives on Vampire Mythology -- Pulp Magazines, Vampires in the
  • The Queen of the Damned -- Ramsland, Katherine -- Ravnos Vampire Clan -- Redcaps -- Renfield, R.N. -- Riccardo, Martin V. -- Rice, Anne -- Rollin, Jean -- Romania, Vampires in -- Rome, Vampires in Ancient -- Ross, William Edward Daniel -- Russia, Vampires in -- Ruthven, Lord -- Rymer, James Malcolm -- Sabbat -- Saberhagen, Frederick Thomas -- St. George's Day -- St. Germain -- Sangster, Jimmy -- Santo -- Satan -- Scandinavia, Vampires in -- Scholomance -- Schreck, Max -- Science Fiction and the Vampire -- Seeds -- Selene -- Settite Vampire Clan -- Seward, John -- Sexuality and the Vampire -- Shepard, Leslie Alan -- Sighisoara -- Siren -- Skal, David J. -- Slavs, Vampires and the -- Sleep, Vampire -- Snow-Lang, Wendy. Somtow, S.P. -- South America, Vampires in -- Southern Slavs, Vampires and the -- Southey, Robert -- Spain, Vampires in -- Spider -- Stake -- Steele, Barbara -- .Stoker, Abraham "Bram" -- Strength, Physical -- Suicide -- Sukuyan -- Summers, Montague -- Sunlight -- Szekelys -- Talamasca -- Talamaur -- Tehran Vampire -- Television, Vampires on -- Temple of the Vampire -- Thailand, Vampires in -- Tibet, Vampires in -- Tirgoviste -- Tolstoy, Alexey Konstantinovitch -- The Tomb of Dracula -- Toreador Vampire Clan -- Trading Cards, The Vampire on -- Transformation -- Transylvania -- Transylvania Press -- Transylvanian Society of Dracula -- Tremayne, Peter -- Trevisan, Dalton -- Twitchell, James Buell -- Tzimisce Vampire Clan -- United Kingdom, Vampires in the -- Universal Pictures -- Vadim, Roger -- Vambery, Arminius -- The Vamp -- Vamperotica -- Vampira -- The Vampire -- Vampire Chronicles -- Vampire Cult -- Vampire Fandom: United Kingdom -- Vampire Fandom: United States -- Vampire Hunters -- The Vampire Legion -- The Vampire Rapist -- Vampire Research Center -- Vampire Research Society -- Vampire: The Eternal Struggle -- Vampire: The Masquerade -- Vampirella -- Vampyr -- Van Helsing, Abraham -- Van-pires -- Van Sloan, Edward -- Varma, Devendra Prasad -- Varney the Vampyre -- Ventrue Vampire Clan -- Victims -- Visegrad -- Vision -- Vjesci -- Vlad -- Vlad Dracul -- Vlad the lmpaler -- Water -- Weather -- Werewolves and Vampires -- Westenra, Lucy -- Westgate -- Whitby -- William of Newburgh -- Williamson, J.N. -- Wine -- Witchcraft and Vampires -- Wolf, Leonard -- Wolfman, Marv -- Women as Vampires -- The X-Files -- Yarbro, Chelsea Quinn -- Yorga, Count -- Youngson, Jeanne Keyes -- Zombies
Control code
ocn642001521
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxxiii, 909 p.
Isbn
9781578592814
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010024263
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)642001521
Label
The vampire book : the encyclopedia of the undead, J. Gordon Melton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Ackerman, Forrest J. -- Aconite -- The Addams Family -- Africa, Vampires in -- African American Vampires -- Allatius, Leo -- Alnwick Castle, The Vampire of -- Aluka -- America, Vampires in -- Anarchs -- Anemia -- Angel -- Animals -- Anne Rice's Vampire Lestat Fan Club -- Appearance of a Vampire -- Armand -- Armenia, Vampires in -- Assamite Vampire Clan -- Australia, Vampires in -- Babylon and Assyria, Vampires in Ancient -- Baker, Roy Ward -- Balderston, John L. -- Baltic States, Vampires in the -- Bara, The Baron Blood -- Bathory, Elizabeth -- Batman -- Bats, Vampire -- Bava, Mario -- Bergstrom, Elaine -- Berwick, The Vampire of -- Bibliography, Vampire -- Bistritz -- Blacula -- Blade the Vampire Slayer -- Blood -- Borgo Pass -- Borland, Carol -- Bouchard, Angelique -- Boucicault, Dion -- The Bram Stoker Society -- Bram Stoker's Dracula -- Brides, Vampire -- Brite, Poppy Z. -- Browning, Tod -- Bruja -- Brujah Vampire Clan -- Bruxa -- Buffy the Vampire Slayer -- Bulgaria, Vampires in -- Bullet -- Bunnicula -- Burton, Richard Francis -- Byron, Lord George Gordon -- Caine -- Calmet, Dom Aufustin -- The Camarilla -- The Camarilla: A Vampire Fan Association -- Cappadocian Vampire Clan -- Carfax -- Carmilla -- Carradine, John -- Carter, Margaret Louise -- Castle Dracula -- Chaney, Alonso "Lon" -- Chaos! Comics -- Characteristics of Vampires -- Chamas, Suzy McKee -- Chetwynd-Hayes, Ronald Henry Glynn -- China, Vampires in -- Christianity and Vampires -- Chupacabras -- Clans, Vampire -- Coffins -- Coleridge, Samuel Taylor -- Collins, Bamabas -- Collins, Nancy A. -- Collinsport Players -- Comic Books, The Vampire in -- Cooke, Thomas Potter -- Coppola, Francis Ford -- Corman, Roger William -- Count Dracula -- The Count Dracula Fan Club -- Crime, Vampiric -- Croglin Grange, The Vampire of -- Cross, Ben -- Crucifix -- Cruise, Tom -- Cult of the Vampire -- Cuntius, Johannes -- Curtis, Dan -- Cushing, Peter -- Czech Republic and Slovakia, Vampires in the -- Daniels III, Leslie Noel -- Dark Delicacies -- Dark Shadows -- Dark Shadows Fandom -- Davanzati, Giuseppe -- de Lioncourt, Lestat -- de Villenueva, Sebastian -- Deane, Hamilton -- Decapitation -- Desert Island Dracula Library -- Destroying the Vampire -- Dhampir -- Dracula -- Dracula (1931) -- Dracula (Spanish 1931) -- Dracula (1973) -- Dracula (1979) -- Dracula (Dell Comics Superhero) -- Dracula (Marvel Comics Character) -- Dracula '97: A Centennial Celebration -- Dracula: Or the Undead -- Dracula: Senzational-Infractional -- The Dracula Society -- Dracula-The Series -- Dracula: The Vampire Play in Three Acts -- Drama, Vampire -- Dreyer, Carl Theodor -- Duckula, Count -- Dumas, Alexandre -- Dust -- El Conde Dracula -- Elliott, Denholm Mitchell -- Elrod, P.N. -- Elvira -- Eucharistic Wafer -- Ewers, Hanns Heinz -- Explanations of Vampirism -- Fangs -- Fingernails -- Fire -- Fisher, Terence -- Florescu, Radu R. -- Flying Vampires -- Forever Knight -- Forever Knight Fandom -- Fortune, Dion -- France, Vampires in -- Frankenstein's Monster -- Frid, Jonathan
  • Games, Vampire -- Gangrel Vampire Clan -- Garden, Nancy -- Garlic -- Garton, Ray -- Gautier, Theophile -- Germany, Vampire in -- Ghouls -- Giovanni Vampire Clan -- Glut, Donald Frank -- Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von -- Good Guy Vampires -- Gothic -- The Gothic Society -- Greece, Vampires in -- Greenberg, Martin H. -- Gypsies, Vampires and the -- Haarmann, Fritz -- Haigh, John George -- Haining, Peter Alexander -- Hamilton, Laurell K. -- Hammer Films -- Harker, Jonathan -- Hartmann, Franz -- Hawthorn -- The High gate Vampire -- Highlander -- Hillyer, Vincent -- Holmes, Sherlock -- Holmwood, Arthur -- Homosexuality and the Vampire -- The Harror of Dracula -- Huff, Tanya -- Humor, Vampire -- Hungary, Vampires in -- Huntley, Raymond -- Hurwood, Bernhardt J. -- Hypnotic Powers -- I...Vampire -- Incubus/Succubus -- India, Vampires in -- Inkubus/Sukkubus -- International Vampire -- Internet, Vampires on the -- Interview with the Vampire -- Ireland, Vampires in -- Italy, Vampires in -- Ivan the Terrible -- Jacula -- Japan, Vampires in -- Java, Vampires in -- Jourdan, Louis -- Journal of Vampirology -- Juvenile Literature -- Kali -- Kalogridis, Jeanne -- Keats, John -- Kilpatrick, Nancy -- Kindred: The Embraced -- King, Stephen -- Kiirten, Peter -- la Comedia del Sangue Vampire Theatre -- LaCroix, Lucien -- Lampir -- Langella, Frank -- Langsuyar -- Lasomba Vampire Clan -- Le Fanu, Joseph Thomas Sheridan -- Leatherdale, Clive -- Lee, Christopher -- Lee, Tanith -- Lesbian Vampires -- Lilith -- Lilith, The Daughter of Dracula -- Lindpainter, Peter Josef von -- Lobishomen -- London After Midnight -- London, Dracula's -- Loogaroo -- Lord Ruthven Assembly -- Lory, Robert Edward -- Lugosi, Bela -- Lumley, Brian - Malaysia, Vampires in -- Malkavian Vampire Clan -- Man-Bat -- Manor of the Devil -- Marilyn Manson -- Marks, Chastity -- Marryat, Florence -- Marschner, Heinrich August -- Marshall, William B. -- Matheson, Richard -- McNally, Raymond T. -- Melrose, Abbey, The Vampire of -- Mexico, Vampires in -- Midnight Sons -- Miller, Elizabeth Anne -- Miller, Linda Lael -- Mirrors -- Mist -- Miyu, Vampire Princess -- Moon -- Morbius -- Morris, Quincey P. -- Moss, Stephanie -- Mountain Ash -- The Munsters -- Murray (Harker), Mina -- Music, Vampire -- Myanmar, Vampires in -- Name, The Vampire's -- Native Soil -- Necromancy -- New Orleans -- Newman, Kim -- The Night Stalker -- Nodier, Jean Charles Emmanuel -- Nosferatu -- Nosferatu, Eine Symphonie des Garuens -- Nosferatu Vampire Clan -- Oldman, Gary -- Opera -- Order of the Vampyre -- Origins of the Vampire -- Orlock, Graf -- Palance, Jack -- Pandora -- Paraphernalia, Vampire -- Parry, Michael -- Paul (Paole), Arnold -- Philippe, Monsieur -- Philippines, Vampires in the -- Pierart, Z.J. -- Pike, Christopher -- Pitt, Ingrid -- Planche, James Robinson -- Plogojowitz, Peter -- Poe, Edgar Allan -- Poetry, The Vampire in -- Poland, Vampires in -- Polidori, John -- Political/Economic Vampires -- Pontianak -- Porphyria -- Preacher -- Prisoners of the Night -- Protection against Vampires -- Psychic Vampirism -- Psychological Perspectives on Vampire Mythology -- Pulp Magazines, Vampires in the
  • The Queen of the Damned -- Ramsland, Katherine -- Ravnos Vampire Clan -- Redcaps -- Renfield, R.N. -- Riccardo, Martin V. -- Rice, Anne -- Rollin, Jean -- Romania, Vampires in -- Rome, Vampires in Ancient -- Ross, William Edward Daniel -- Russia, Vampires in -- Ruthven, Lord -- Rymer, James Malcolm -- Sabbat -- Saberhagen, Frederick Thomas -- St. George's Day -- St. Germain -- Sangster, Jimmy -- Santo -- Satan -- Scandinavia, Vampires in -- Scholomance -- Schreck, Max -- Science Fiction and the Vampire -- Seeds -- Selene -- Settite Vampire Clan -- Seward, John -- Sexuality and the Vampire -- Shepard, Leslie Alan -- Sighisoara -- Siren -- Skal, David J. -- Slavs, Vampires and the -- Sleep, Vampire -- Snow-Lang, Wendy. Somtow, S.P. -- South America, Vampires in -- Southern Slavs, Vampires and the -- Southey, Robert -- Spain, Vampires in -- Spider -- Stake -- Steele, Barbara -- .Stoker, Abraham "Bram" -- Strength, Physical -- Suicide -- Sukuyan -- Summers, Montague -- Sunlight -- Szekelys -- Talamasca -- Talamaur -- Tehran Vampire -- Television, Vampires on -- Temple of the Vampire -- Thailand, Vampires in -- Tibet, Vampires in -- Tirgoviste -- Tolstoy, Alexey Konstantinovitch -- The Tomb of Dracula -- Toreador Vampire Clan -- Trading Cards, The Vampire on -- Transformation -- Transylvania -- Transylvania Press -- Transylvanian Society of Dracula -- Tremayne, Peter -- Trevisan, Dalton -- Twitchell, James Buell -- Tzimisce Vampire Clan -- United Kingdom, Vampires in the -- Universal Pictures -- Vadim, Roger -- Vambery, Arminius -- The Vamp -- Vamperotica -- Vampira -- The Vampire -- Vampire Chronicles -- Vampire Cult -- Vampire Fandom: United Kingdom -- Vampire Fandom: United States -- Vampire Hunters -- The Vampire Legion -- The Vampire Rapist -- Vampire Research Center -- Vampire Research Society -- Vampire: The Eternal Struggle -- Vampire: The Masquerade -- Vampirella -- Vampyr -- Van Helsing, Abraham -- Van-pires -- Van Sloan, Edward -- Varma, Devendra Prasad -- Varney the Vampyre -- Ventrue Vampire Clan -- Victims -- Visegrad -- Vision -- Vjesci -- Vlad -- Vlad Dracul -- Vlad the lmpaler -- Water -- Weather -- Werewolves and Vampires -- Westenra, Lucy -- Westgate -- Whitby -- William of Newburgh -- Williamson, J.N. -- Wine -- Witchcraft and Vampires -- Wolf, Leonard -- Wolfman, Marv -- Women as Vampires -- The X-Files -- Yarbro, Chelsea Quinn -- Yorga, Count -- Youngson, Jeanne Keyes -- Zombies
Control code
ocn642001521
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxxiii, 909 p.
Isbn
9781578592814
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010024263
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)642001521

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