The Vampyre

The Vampyre : A Tale (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Vampyre: A Tale This monstrous rodomontade is here re lated, because it seems better adapted to illustrate the subject of the present Observa tions than any other instance which could be adduced. In many parts of Greece it is considered as a sort of punishment after death, for some heinous crime committed whilst in existence, that the deceased is not only doomed to vampy'rise, but compeiled to confine his infernal visitations solely to those beings he loved most while upon earth - those towvhom he was bound by ties of kindred and affection. N-a supposition alluded to in the Giaour. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 184 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 254g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243276567
  • 9780243276561

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