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WHITMAN PUBLISHING 1 9780794828622

ROMANCING THE VAMPIRE: FROM PAST TO PRESENT

Autor: DAVID J. SKAL

Editorial: WHITMAN PUBLISHING

ROMANCING THE VAMPIRE: FROM PAST TO PRESENT

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LONG BEFORE EDWARD CULLEN AND THE TWILIGHT PHENOMENON, THERE WAS ANGEL, BARNABAS COLLINS AND BELA LUGOSI, AND MANY OTHERS IN BETWEEN. THEY´RE VAMPIRES - THE UNDEAD. ADD AN INFUSION OF BELLA, BUFFY AND CARLA LAEMMLE, THEN SPRINKLE IN UNFORGETTABLE CHARACTERS SUCH AS RENFIELD AND LITTLE EDDIE MUNSTER, AND YOU HAVE A CAPSULE OF HOW CINEMATIC VAMPIRES ARE VIEWED BY TODAY´S WORLD. BUT THERE WERE VAMPIRES WALKING THIS EARTH LONG BEFORE THE INVENTION OF MOVIES AND TELEVISION. IN THIS BOOK, AUTHOR DAVID J. SKAL WEAVES A NARRATIVE HISTORY OF VAMPIRISM, FROM THE ANCIENT AZTECS THROUGH THE WRITINGS OF BRAM STOKER, ANNE RICE AND STEPHENIE MEYER. BUT WHAT MAKES THIS BOOK EVEN MORE UNIQUE ARE THE REPLICAS TUCKED INSIDE SLEEVES AND POCKETS. THERE ARE REMOVABLE PHOTOS OF BRAM STOKER, CARMILLA AND LORD BYRON. FOR MOVIE BUFFS, IT HAS POSTERS FROM NOSFERATU, DRACULA HAS RISEN FROM THE GRAVE STARRING CRISTOPHER LEE, AND BRAM STOKER´S DRACULA - ALONG WITH A REPLICA OF STOKER´S "DRACULA" NOTES. IT ALSO HAS PHOTOGRAPHS FROM FORKS, WASHINGTON, WHERE THE TWILIGHT SERIES IS BASED. TAKE A WALK THROUGH THE HISTORY OF THE UNDEAD, WITH ROMANCE, HORROR AND BLOOD ALONG THE WAY.
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Long before Edward Cullen and the Twilight phenomenon, there was Angel, Barnabas Collins and Bela Lugosi, and many others in between. They´re vampires - the undead. Add an infusion of Bella, Buffy and Carla Laemmle, then sprinkle in unforgettable characters such as Renfield and little Eddie Munster, and you have a capsule of how cinematic vampires are viewed by today´s world. But there were vampires walking this earth long before the ... Ver más
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Nombre ROMANCING THE VAMPIRE: FROM PAST TO PRESENT
No. Ref. (SKU) 9780794828622
Editorial WHITMAN PUBLISHING
Género N/A
Autor DAVID J. SKAL
ISBN 9780794828622
EAN 9780794828622
Idioma Inglés
Año 2009
Formatos Tapa dura
Número de páginas 144
Edición 1
Novedad N/A

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