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Rogues Gallery


Throughout the ages, attacks on people have been attributed to supernatural creatures like werewolves and vampires, but in 1886, a German neurologist named Richard von Krafft-Ebing noted the compulsive and sexual presentation of the attacks. He wrote about them in Psychopathia Sexualis, and many of his 238 case histories concerned a violent eroticism triggered by blood.

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The Hungry Vampire
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Blood is the Harvest V.1 N.1 July 1992


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The Monster of Dusseldorf
A necrophile, rapist, and killer, Peter Kürten targeted almost any vulnerable person. His mild manner charmed women and children alike, and in his confession, he claimed that he got his start when a neighbor taught him how to torture animals. He learned to stab them to death while he was raping them.

Vampyres (1855)
VAMPYRESpublished in Harper's New Monthly MagazineVolume 10, Issue 59, April 1855Pages 681-685

Rogues Gallery
Throughout the ages, attacks on people have been attributed to supernatural creatures like werewolves and vampires, but in 1886, a German neurologist named Richard von Krafft-Ebing noted the compulsive and sexual presentation of the attacks. He wrote about them in Psychopathia Sexualis, and many of his 238 case histories concerned a violent eroticism triggered by blood.

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September 15, 2008 (PRNewswire) -- Just in time for Halloween, the story of a real-life Vampire Princess is unearthed Oct. 14 on DVD from Infinity Entertainment Group and begins showings on Sunday, Oct. 19 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Smithsonian Channel(TM). Dracula is a grim tale believed to be based on Romanian legend and the morbid imaginings of a Victorian novelist. Now archaeologists, historians and forensic scientists have evidence that the legendary vampire was not modeled on a medieval count from Transylvania, but on the fate of a real 18th century bohemian princess named Eleonore von Schwarzenberg.
July 10, 2003 (The Herald Sun) - A Melbourne prostitute and alleged self-proclaimed vampire who was shot dead in his driveway was buried today. Shane Chartres-Abbott, 28, was gunned down as he left his family home in Howard Street, Reservoir, last month. About 30 family and friends attended the funeral at Preston this afternoon.
October 7, 2007 (Miami Herald / Elinor J. Brecher) -- Charles Morrison Baxter -- known to a generation of South Florida kids as M.T. Graves, vampire-voiced spokesghoul on The Dungeon, a '60s-era, Saturday horror-movie show -- has died.

Review Archives

Graphic Classics: Bram Stoker
Review by Bill Sherman
Blood Lust: Conversations with Real Vampires
Blood Lust: Conversations with Real VampiresReview by The Werewolf of London, submitted on 28-Oct-2001 Title: Blood Lust: Conversations with Real VampiresAuthor: Page, CarolPublisher: HarperCollins, 1991
Vampires and Violets
Vampires and Violets