Detroit / London: Visible Ink Press . Very Good. 1999. First Thus. Trade Paperback. 1578590760 . First printing thus. "Grab a stake, a fist of garlic and a wild rose as you enter the dark world of the original pain in the neck in this, the ultimate collection of vampire fact and fiction". Oversize [about 7.25" x 9.25"] pictorial wrappers, 919+ pages, illustrated with photographs and drawings, foreword: a brief culture history of the vampire, preface: what is a vampire?, acknowledgements, introduction, vampires: a chronology, photo and illustration credits, appendix and index: vampire resources, index. VG copy [spine curved but not creased, a few scattered speck of edgewear to the spine, very scattered corner creasing, short bottom edge tears to the rear cover]. .
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