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The poet and the vampyre : the curse of Byron and the birth of literature's greatest monsters / Andrew McConnell Stott.

Book Book (2014.)
Description: xiv, 434 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Publisher: New York, NY : Pegasus Books, 2014.
6 of 6 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 6 total copies.
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Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction PR 4399 .B29 Z92 2014 (Text to Phone) Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781605986142 :
  • ISBN: 1605986143
  • Edition: First Pegasus Books hardback edition.
General Note: Originally published: Edinburgh ; London : Canongate, 2013.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-415) and index.
Contents: St George's Day -- Directions for John -- The footing of an equal -- That odd-headed girl -- Here is a man -- An empire's dust -- Young Tahitians -- A star in the halo of the moon -- Fog of the Jura -- To die of joy -- The hero of Milan -- Household gods -- The vampyre -- Sea Sodom -- Torn clouds before the hurricane.
Summary: Love affairs, literary rivalries, and the supernatural collide in an inspired journey to Lake Geneva, where Byron, the Shelleys, and John Polidori come together to create literature's greatest monsters.

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Stott, Andrew McConnell. "The poet and the vampyre : the curse of Byron and the birth of literature's greatest monsters." New York, NY : Pegasus Books, 2014.
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