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

Melton, J. Gordon. (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781578592814 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 157859281X (pbk.)
  • Description: xxxiii, 909 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 3rd ed.
  • Publisher: Canton, MI : Visible Ink Press, c2011.

Available copies

  • 1 copy at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester YA Nonficton YA 398.45/Melton (Text to phone) Lost 11/29/2011
Gloucester YA Nonficton YA 398.45/Melton (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Reference Ref./BF 1556 .M46 2011 (Text to phone) Library Use Only -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: Ackerman, Forrest James -- Aconite -- The Addams Family -- Africa, Vampires in -- African American Vampires -- Allatius, Leo -- Alnwick Castle, The Vampire of -- Aluka -- America, Vampires in -- Anemia -- Angel -- Animals -- Appearance of a Vampire -- Armand -- Armenia, Vampires in -- Ashley, Amanda -- Atlanta Vampire Alliance -- Australia, Vampires in -- Babylon and Assyria, Vampires in Ancient -- Baker, Roy Ward -- Balderston, John L. -- Baltic States, Vampires in the -- Bangs, Nina -- Banks, L.A. -- Bara, Theda -- Baron Blood -- Bathory, Elizabeth -- Batman -- Bats, Vampire -- Bava, Mario -- Belanger, Michelle -- Bergstrom, Elaine -- Berwick, The Vampire of -- Bibliography, Vampire -- Bistritz -- Blacula -- Blade the Vampire Slayer -- Blood -- Bloodrayne -- Borgo Pass -- Borland, Carol -- Bouchard, Angelique -- Boucicault, Dion -- The Bram Stoker Society -- Bram Stoker's Dracula -- Brides, Vampire -- Brite, Poppy Z. -- Browning, Tod -- Bruja -- Bruxa -- Buffy the Vampire Slayer (movie) -- Bulgaria, Vampires in -- Bullet -- Bunnicula -- Burton, Richard Francis -- Byron, Lord George Gordon -- Calmet, Dom Aufustin -- The Camarilla: A Vampire Fan Association -- Carfax -- Carmilla -- Carradine, John -- Carter, Margaret Louise -- Cast, P.C. & Kristin -- Castle Dracula -- Chaney, Alonso "Lon" -- Chaos! Comics -- Characteristics of Vampires -- Charnas, Suzy McKee -- Chetwynd-Hayes, Ronald Henry Glynn -- China, Vampires in -- Christianity and Vampires -- Chupacabras -- Coffins -- Coleridge, Samuel Taylor -- Collins, Barnabas -- Collins, Nancy A. -- Collinsport Players -- Comic Books, The Vampire in -- Cooke, Thomas Potter -- Coppola, Francis Ford -- Corman, Roger William -- Count Dracula -- Count von Count -- Crime, Vampiric -- Croglin Grange, The Vampire of -- Crucifix -- Cruise, Tom -- Cullen, Edward -- Cult of the Vampire -- Cuntius, Johannes -- Curtis, Dan -- Cushing, Peter -- Czech Republic and Slovakia, Vampires in the -- Daniels, Leslie Noel III -- Dark Delicacies -- Dark Shadows -- Dark Shadows Fandom -- Davanzati, Giuseppe -- Davidson, MaryJanice -- 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 (Marvel Comics Character) -- Dracula '97: A Centennial Celebration -- Dracula: Or the Undead -- The Dracula Society (UK) -- 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 -- Estries -- Eucharistic Wafer -- Ewers, Hanns Heinz -- Explanations of Vampirism -- Fangs -- Feehan, Christine -- Fingernails -- Fire -- Fisher, Terence -- Florescu, Radu R. -- Flying Vampires -- Forever Knight -- Forever Knight Fandom -- Fortune, Dion -- France, Vampires in -- Frankenstein's Monster -- Frid, Jonathan -- Frost, Deacon
Games, Vampire -- Garden, Nancy -- Garlic -- Garton, Ray -- Gautier, Theophile -- Germany, Vampire in -- Ghouls -- Giles, Rupert -- Glut, Donald Frank -- Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von -- Good Guy Vampires -- Gothic -- Greece, Vampires in -- Green, Chris Marie -- Greenberg, Martin H. -- Gypsies, Vampires and the -- Haarmann, Fritz -- Haigh, John George -- Haining, Peter Alexander -- Hamilton, Laurell K. -- Hammer Films -- Harker, Jonathan -- Harris, Charlaine -- Harris, Xander -- Harrison, Kim -- Hartmann, Franz -- Hawthorn -- The Highgate Vampire -- Holder, Nancy -- Holmes, Sherlock -- Holmwood, Arthur -- Homosexuality and the Vampire -- The Horror of Dracula -- Huff, Tanya -- Humor, Vampire -- Hungary, Vampires in -- Huntley, Raymond -- Hurwood, Bernhardt J. -- Hypnotic Powers -- I...Vampire -- Incubus/Succubus -- India, Vampires in -- 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 -- Kenyon, Sherrilyn -- Kilpatrick, Nancy -- Kindred: The Embraced -- King, Stephen -- Kurten, Peter -- LaCroix, Lucien -- Langella, Frank -- Langsuyar -- 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 -- Man-Bat -- Manor of the Devil -- Marryat, Florence -- Marschner, Heinrich August -- Marshall, William B. -- Matheson, Richard -- McNally, Raymond T. -- Melrose, Abbey, The Vampire of -- Mexico, Vampires in -- Meyer, Stephenie -- 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 -- Near dark -- Necromancy -- New Orleans -- Newman, Kim -- The Night Stalker -- Niles, Steve -- Nodier, Jean Charles Emmanuel -- Nosferatu -- Nosferatu, Eine Symphonie des Grauens -- Nosferatu Vampire Clan -- Oldman, Gary -- Opera -- Order of the Vampyre -- Order Strigoi Vii -- Origins of the Vampire -- Orlock, Graf -- Palance, Jack -- Paraphernalia, Vampire -- Parry, Michael -- Paul (Paole), Arnold -- Perfume -- 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 -- Protection against Vampires -- Psychological Perspectives on Vampire Mythology -- Pulp Magazines, Vampires in the.
The Queen of the Damned -- Ramsland, Katherine -- Redcaps -- Renfield, R.N. -- Riccardo, Martin V. -- Rice, Anne -- Rollin, Jean -- Romance literature, vampires in -- Romania, Vampires in -- Rome, Vampires in Ancient -- Ross, William Edward Daniel -- Russia, Vampires in -- Ruthven, Lord -- Rymer, James Malcolm -- Saberhagen, Frederick Thomas -- St. George's Day -- St. Germain -- Sands, Lynsay -- Sangster, Jimmy -- Santo -- Satan -- Scandinavia, Vampires in -- Schiefelbein, Michael -- Scholomance -- Schreck, Max -- Science Fiction and the Vampire -- Seeds -- Selene -- Seward, John -- Sexuality and the Vampire -- Shan, Darren -- Shayne, Maggie -- Shepard, Leslie Alan -- Sighisoara -- Silver -- Skal, David J. -- Skin, a vampire's -- Slavs, Vampires and the -- Slayage-- Sleep, Vampire -- Smith, Lisa Jane -- 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, Buffy -- Summers, Montague -- Sunlight -- Swan, Bela -- Szekelys -- Talamasca -- Talamaur -- Tehran Vampire -- Television, Vampires on -- Temple of the Vampire -- Thailand, Vampires in -- Tibet, Vampires in -- Tirgoviste -- The Tomb of Dracula -- Trading Cards, The Vampire on -- Transformation -- Transylvania -- Transylvanian Society of Dracula -- Tremayne, Peter -- Twilight -- Twilight (movie) -- Twilight saga; new moon -- Twilight series -- Underworld -- United Kingdom, Vampires in the -- Universal Pictures -- Vadim, Roger -- Vambery, Arminius -- The Vamp -- Vamperotica -- Vampira -- The Vampire (real vampires) -- Vampire Cult -- Vampire empire -- Vampire Fandom: United Kingdom -- Vampire Fandom: United States -- Vampire Hunters -- The Vampire Rapist -- Vampire Research Center -- Vampire Research Society -- Vampire: The Eternal Struggle -- Vampire: The Masquerade -- Vampirella -- Vampyr -- Van Helsing, Abraham -- Van Sloan, Edward -- Varma, Devendra Prasad -- Varney the Vampyre -- Victims -- Visegrad -- Vision -- Vjesci -- Vlad -- Vlad Dracul -- Voices of the vampire community -- Ward, J. R. -- Water -- Weather -- Werewolves and Vampires -- Westenra, Lucy -- Whitby -- William of Newburgh -- Wine -- Witchcraft and Vampires -- Wolf, Leonard -- Wolfman, Marv -- Women as Vampires -- The X-Files -- Yarbro, Chelsea Quinn -- Yorga, Count -- Youngson, Jeanne Keyes -- Zombies .
Summary: Explores the myth, lore, and representation in popular culture of vampires and vampire legends from around the globe.
Subject: Vampires > Encyclopedias.

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