Paul Féval

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Paul Féval’s La Ville Vampire

Posted by Glennis Byron on October 18, 2010 in Blog tagged with , , , , ,

I just finished Vampire City last night, Brian Stableford’s translation/adaptation(?) of Paul Féval’s La Ville Vampire. It’s the first book by Féval I’ve read, and I was prompted to buy it after learning that the heroine of this tale is Ann Radcliffe herself: the book is at least a vague precursor of the literary monster mash-ups of today: Ann Radcliffe, Vampire Hunter. Féval, a French novelist, and considered one of the fathers of modern ...