VARNEY THE VAMPYRE - Rymer / Prest - 2 Vols, 1972 - VAMPIRE GOTHIC LITERATURE
VARNEY THE VAMPYRE OR, THE FEAST OF BLOOD, VOLUMES 1 AND 2
Book Details + Condition: Dover Publications, Inc. (New York). 1972. Softcover. 868 pages total in both volumes. Volumes 1 and 2 of the Victorian "penny dreadful"-style novel, originally published in 1845. This book has been attributed to writers James Malcolm Rymer and Thomas Peckett Prest, either alone or in collaboration. Both volumes are facsimiles of the 1847 edition, and include illustrations throughout, as well as a color illustrated cover. Also features an introduction by American fantasy fiction editor E.F. Bleiler. Firm binding; light wear to covers, mainly to extremities; interiors are clean and free of markings, save owner stamp to front endpapers.