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Lestat (Fictitious character)

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Works: 37 works in 318 publications in 11 languages and 17,324 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Horror tales  Drama  Domestic fiction  Love stories  Occult fiction  Film adaptations  History  Fantasy fiction  Horror films 
Classifications: PS3568.I265, 813.54
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Publications about Lestat (Fictitious character)
Most widely held works about Lestat (Fictitious character)
    The tale of the body thief by Anne Rice( Book )
    27 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 3,246 libraries worldwide
    Lestat speaks. Vampire-hero, enchanter, seducer of mortals. For centuries he has been a courted prince in the dark and flourishing universe of the living dead. Lestat is alone. And suddenly all his vampire rationale--everything he has come to believe and feel safe with--is called into question. In his overwhelming need to destroy his doubts and his loneliness, Lestat embarks on the most dangerous enterprise he has undertaken in all the danger-haunted years of his long existence
    Interview with the vampire : a novel by Anne Rice( Book )
    48 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,990 libraries worldwide
    We are in a small room with the vampire, face to face, as he speaks--as he pours out the hypnotic, shocking, moving, and erotically charged confessions of his first two hundred years as one of the living dead
    Interview with the vampire the vampire chronicles by Neil Jordan( visu )
    23 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,190 libraries worldwide
    A vampire with a conscience, Lestat (Cruise), tells an unbelieving journalist the story of how he lured a young aristocrat (Pitt) into the immortality of the damned
    The queen of the damned by Anne Rice( Book )
    29 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,137 libraries worldwide
    Intertwines the stories of rock star and vampire Lestat, beautiful twins haunted by a gruesome tragedy, and Akasha, mother of all vampires, who dreams of godhood
    Memnoch the Devil by Anne Rice( Book )
    23 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,110 libraries worldwide
    This novel has a half-maddened, fever pitch intensity. The vampire Lestat tells a tale as old as scripture's legends and as modern as today's religious strife
    Blood canticle by Anne Rice( Book )
    29 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,045 libraries worldwide
    Continues the crossover events of "Blackwood Farm," pitting the vampire Lestat against the ghost of Julian Mayfair, who is out to evenge the transformation of Mona Mayfair, and chronicling Rowan Mayfair's dangerous attraction to Lestat
    Interview with the vampire by Anne Rice( Sound Recording )
    10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 947 libraries worldwide
    A vampire recounts his tragic two-century life, marked by an endless thirst for human blood
    The vampire Lestat by Anne Rice( Book )
    31 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 854 libraries worldwide
    The story of the vampire Lestat through the ages as he searches for the origin and meaning of his own dark immortality
    The queen of the damned by Anne Rice( Sound Recording )
    9 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 837 libraries worldwide
    In the 3rd book of the series, Akasha, the first vampire, faces her ancient, vengeful enemy, and the fate of all the living dead and all the living as well is decided
    Blackwood Farm by Anne Rice( Sound Recording )
    7 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 823 libraries worldwide
    A young American struggles against his ghostly doppelganger and his own vampirism admist the allures of classic deep-South luxury and ancestral secrets. The brilliant young Quinn Blackwood has been haunted since birth by a spirit knowsn as "Goblin" and trapped within a dream world that spans ancient Athens to present-day New Orleans, a world that keeps him from belonging anywhere else. In order to escape his own vampirism, Quinn seeks out the vampire Lestat
    Queen of the damned ( visu )
    7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 814 libraries worldwide
    For centuries she's waited for the right being to summon her to reign again over all her evil dominion. She is Akasha, the wickedly regal mother of all vampires. Lestat has now found acceptance in the tattooed, pierced, black-clad world as a Goth-riffed rock star. Together, Akasha and Lestat can rule forever. But Lestat's fascination with a flesh-and-blood mortal may upend that reign
    Blood canticle by Anne Rice( Sound Recording )
    12 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 750 libraries worldwide
    Unabridged
    The vampire Lestat by Anne Rice( Sound Recording )
    8 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 667 libraries worldwide
    Lestat, who was the seventh son of an impecunious French nobleman as well as the family hunter and wolf killer, rises from his long sleep as a modern-day rock star. He makes public his story of a boyhood in eighteenth-century France and initiation into vampiredom in order to solve the mystery of his existence
    Prince Lestat by Anne Rice( Sound Recording )
    2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
    <p>A stunning departure, a surprising and compelling return . . . From Anne Rice, perennial best seller, single-handed reinventor of the vampire cosmology--a new, exhilarating novel, a deepening of her vampire mythology, and a chillingly hypnotic mystery-thriller.<br> <br> "What can we do but reach for the embrace that must now <br> contain both heaven and hell: our doom again and again and <br> again . .
    Blackwood Farm by Anne Rice( Book )
    15 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 428 libraries worldwide
    All his life, Quinn Blackwood was haunted by a ghostly twin. When Quinn becomes a vampire, his evil double does too, leading Quinn to seek the vampire Lestat. Rice's masterful narrative flows from New Orleans to ancient Greece to 19th-century Naples
    The vampire chronicles collection by Anne Rice( Book )
    10 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
    Follows the three-century life of Lestat, from his boyhood in eighteenth-century France to his contemporary career as rock star and vampire
    Memnoch the Devil by Anne Rice( Sound Recording )
    6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
    "[T]he Vampire Lestat -- outsider, canny monster, hero-wanderer -- is at last offered the chance to be redemed. He is brought into direct confrontation with God and the Devil and into the land of Death"--Container
    Pandora : new tales of the vampires by Anne Rice( Book )
    2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
    En 2000 år gammel vampyr, Pandora, hentes til vore dages Paris for at fortælle sin historie
    The tale of the body thief by Anne Rice( Sound Recording )
    2 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
    The vampire Lestat longs to be human again. To once more experience the pleasure of making love, the thrill of staring into the face of death and the warmth of sunlight on his face. When a stranger offers him a chance to use a handsome human body for a few days, Lestat is ecstatic. The only hitch -- the stranger will also have the use of Lestat's form, including his strength and intense thirst for blood
    Lestat le vampire by Anne Rice( Book )
    1 edition published in 1988 in French and held by 19 libraries worldwide
    Celles et ceux qui ont apprécié Entretien avec un vampire du même auteur (même collection) trouveront en ce roman fantastique la jeunesse et l'éducation de ce personnage tant dans le Paris de la fin du 18e siècle que dans la Venise du 15e et la Bretagne des druides. [SDM]
 
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