The Monster with a Thousand Faces
  • Author : Brian J. Frost
  • Release Date : 01 October 1989
  • Publisher : Popular Press
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 152
  • ISBN 13 : 0879724595

The Monster with a Thousand Faces Book Summary

Brian Frost chronicles the history of the vampire in myth and literature, providing a sumptuous repast for all devotees of the bizarre. In a wide-ranging survey, including plot summaries of hundreds of novels and short stories, the reader meets an amazing assortment of vampires from the pages of weird fiction, ranging from the 10,000-year-old femme fatale in Robert E. Howard's Conan the Conqueror to the malevolent fetus in Eddy C. Bertin's “Something Small, Something Hungry.” Nostalgia buffs will enjoy a discussion of the vampire yarns in the pulp magazines of the interwar years, while fans of contemporary vampire fiction will also be sated.

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