By James Malcolm Rymer
Bought for a penny a bankruptcy at the streets of London in 1845, "Varney the Vampire" is a milestone of vampire fiction, but neglected and ignored for almost a hundred years.
Read or Download Varney the Vampire; or, The Feast of Blood PDF
Best vampires books
Glory St. Clair loves absorbing Hollywood's vampire nightlife together with her attractive Scottish lover, Jeremiah. specially whilst she meets a vampire/ vitamin guru who supplies to provide her the physique she's sought after for hundreds of years. One challenge: his extended family and Jeremiah's are historic enemies. yet Glory's now not approximately to permit a silly relations feud come among her and narrow bliss.
Be aware: Set within the comparable exchange historical past universe, the tales within the Carpathia Timeline stand on my own, even supposing a few characters look in either books.
Romania, 1882: After spending years attempting to find and wreck Prince Radu Zeklos, the vampire that killed his fiancé, Daniel Jameson unearths an answer to his challenge while the King of Romania makes a decision to host a world race of “self-propelled flooring machines” in the course of the Carpathian Mountains.
Four countries — Germany, England, France and the USA — are set to participate within the race, and Jameson unearths allies in significant William “Stump” O’Brien, the yankee team’s army liaison, and Olivia Lowenby, the daughter of the fellow accountable for construction the English motor vehicle and a lady who additionally wants revenge opposed to the vampire for the dying of her brother.
Initially against the race simply because if profitable it is going to damage the “traditional approach of life” for Romania’s vampires and werewolves, Prince Zeklos has replaced his brain. He too seizes the competition as a chance to accomplish whatever he has spent years dreaming of: the production of a brand new state of the undead, Carpathia.
With airships combating within the skies and people combating undead creatures at the flooring, “Carpathia” is stuffed with motion and plot twists as Jameson and Zeklos maneuver to accomplish their very assorted targets.
This version comprises Bonus beneficial properties together with enjoyable proof and pattern chapters from "The Devil's Harvest," the second one ebook within the Carpathia Timeline.
In 1972, Jeff Rice's novel The evening Stalker brought Carl Kolchak to the area. This spine-tingling novel of supernatural terror grew to become an rapid bestseller and served because the foundation for the movie of an analogous identify, starring Darren McGavin and tailored by means of mythical Twilight quarter screenwriter Richard Matheson.
New season. New principles. The age-old conflict of Slayer vs. vampire is the focal point of Buffy's lifestyles as soon as again--- it's downright nostalgic! yet with all of the toying with magic she's performed in recent times, this woman should still recognize it's time for an additional video game swap . .. Shouldn't she?
- Twilight (10th Anniversary/Life and Death Dual Edition)
- Ward of the Vampire
- Anno Dracula: Dracula Cha Cha Cha (Anno Dracula, Book 3)
- Black Blood (Last Vampire, Book 2)
Extra resources for Varney the Vampire; or, The Feast of Blood
I merely have told you of that which you saw was on my mind. " "It did not −− it did not, Marchdale. It −− it was too dreadful, I suppose, to find a home in my heart. Oh! " "Let no one presume to insinuate it to her, Henry. " "Nor I −− nor I. Good God! I shudder at the very thought −− the mere possibility; but there is no possibility, there can be none. " Chapter IV. THE MORNING. −− THE CONSULTATION. −− THE FEARFUL SUGGESTION. " "Do you think. You are fertile in expedients. " "Peace, oh! peace.
Chapter IV. THE MORNING. −− THE CONSULTATION. −− THE FEARFUL SUGGESTION. " "Yes. The ghouls of the Mahometans are of the same description of beings. " "To−night, do you know, Mr. " Henry started. "If now you had succeeded in killing −− . Pshaw, what am I saying. I believe I am getting foolish, and that the horrible superstition is beginning to fasten itself upon me as well as upon all of you. " "Banish these thoughts from your mind," said the doctor, "or else, my young friend, you will make yourself decidedly ill.
Cried Henry. " Chapter V. THE NIGHT WATCH. −− THE PROPOSAL. −− THE MOONLIGHT. " Henry did so, and then he uttered a sudden exclamation of surprise, and pointed to a rising spot of ground, which was yet, in consequence of the number of tall trees in its vicinity, partially enveloped in shadow. " he said. "I see something," said Marchdale. "By Heaven! " said Chillingworth. " "Yes −− yes. Look, the moonbeams touch him. Now the shadows of the trees gradually recede. God of Heaven! " Henry's eyes were rivetted to that fearful object, and now a scene presented itself which filled them all with wonder and astonishment, mingled with sensations of the greatest awe and alarm.