The Vampyre; a Tale

The Vampyre; a Tale

By John William Polidori

  • Category: Short Stories, Books, Fiction & Literature
  • Type: ebook
  • Release Date: 2012-06-19
  • File Size: 36.49KB
  • Author: John William Polidori
  • App Ratings: 4/5 (25 App Reviews)

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The Vampyre; a Tale Details

"The Vampyre" is a short story or novella written in 1819 by John William Polidori which is a progenitor of the romantic vampire genre of fantasy fiction. The work is described by Christopher Frayling as "the first story successfully to fuse the disparate elements of vampirism into a coherent literary genre. "

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