4 edition of A Victorian thirst found in the catalog.
A Victorian thirst
|Statement||Ken Arnold, author.|
|LC Classifications||NK5440.B6 A75 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||240 p. :|
|Number of Pages||240|
|LC Control Number||91178533|
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Dracula, Jack the Ripper and A Thirst for Blood Robert Eighteen-Bisang Two of the most infamous creatures of the night – Jack the Ripper and Bram Stoker’s Count Dracula – stalked the foggy, gas-lit streets of Victorian England, shed their victims’ blood, took their lives and vanished into the night. My name is Aurora Black. I was orphaned at a young age when my parents were murdered by vampires. I was taken in by a monster hunter named Alex. He taught me to become a monster hunter myself, if I can save anyone from the fate I lived I was going to. After I turned 18 I set out on my own to take on contracts and hunt down my parents killer.
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