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Troublesome corpses

vampires & revenants, from antiquity to the present

by David Keyworth

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Published by Desert Island Books in Southend-On-Sea, U.K .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vampires.,
  • Dead -- Folklore.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [282]-302) and index.

    Other titlesTroublesome corpses :
    StatementDavid Keyworth.
    GenreFolklore.
    SeriesDesert Island Dracula library, Desert Island Dracula library (Series)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR830.V3 K49 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 p. ;
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18506723M
    ISBN 101905328303
    ISBN 109781905328307
    LC Control Number2008378498

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