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vampire in Europe.

Montague Summers

vampire in Europe.

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Published by Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co in London .
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Montague Summers then turned to vampires, producing The Vampire: His Kith and Kin () and The Vampire in Europe (), and later to werewolves with The Werewolf (). Summers' work on the occult is notorious for his vampire in Europe. book and old-fashioned writing style, his display of erudition, and his purported belief in the reality of the subjects Alma mater: Trinity College, Oxford.

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OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages, 8 leaves of plates: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: The vampire in Greece and Rome of old --The vampire in England, and Ireland, and some Latin lands --Hungary and Czecho-Slovakia --Modern Greece --Russia, Roumania and BulgariaResponsibility.

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