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

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
Revised, updated, and enlarged, this vast reference is an alphabetic tour of the psychosexual, macabre world of the blood-sucking undead. Digging deep into the lore, myths, and reported realities of vampires and vampire legends from across the globe, many facets are uncovered - historical, literary, mythological, biographical, and popular. From "Vlad the Impaler" and "Barnabas Collins" to "Dracula" and "Lestat", this exhaustive guide furnishes more than 500 essays, a vampire chronology, and 60 pages of vampire resources. Complete with detailed illustrati
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
398/.45
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1556
LC item number
.M46 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
Label
The vampire book : the encyclopedia of the undead, J. Gordon Melton
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; About the Author; Copyright; Contents; Foreword to Third Edition; Introduction; Acknowledgments; Vampires: A Chronology; Preface: What Is a Vampire?; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q-R; S; T; U-V; W; X, Y, Z; Index
Control code
ocn677968373
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiii, 909 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781578593484
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35493380
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)677968373
  • pebcs1578593484

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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