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Vampires of New England

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Published by On Cape Publications .
Written in English


  • United States - State & Local - New England,
  • History - U.S.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsChristopher Rondina (Illustrator), Berta Daniels (Photographer)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11836873M
ISBN 100978576640
ISBN 109780978576646

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Her contemporary fantasy series, The Vampires of New England, began with Mortal Touch in and continues with The Longer the Fall, released in June, A trained actor, speaker and artist, Inanna is a member of Broad Universe and New England Horror Writers and a contributing writer for (6).   During the vampire panic in New England, vampires were finding a new role in European books like The Vampyre (), Carmilla (), and . The Great New England Vampire Panic On the Trail of New England’s Vampires, is seen as the last word on the subject, though he has lately found so many new cases that there’s a second book Author: Abigail Tucker. New England’s Vampire History | Legends and Hysteria Audiences swoon for them in books and onscreen, but when New England had a “real” vampire panic, there was nothing romantic about it. Read more about New England’s vampire history.

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