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Kikuchi, Hideyuki 1949-

Overview
Works: 803 works in 1,611 publications in 4 languages and 7,209 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Animated films  Vampire films  Horror fiction  Horror films  Comic books, strips, etc  Fantasy films  Horror comic books, strips, etc  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Producer, Conceptor, Scenarist
Classifications: PL832.I37, 895.636
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Most widely held works by Hideyuki Kikuchi
Tales of the ghost sword by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring short stories?Shadow Wife', the tale of the vengeful swordsman prodigy Hisama Sakakibara, and?The Crawler', the story of stubborn treasury official Genbei Chitsugi, this is a masterpiece collection of historical ghost stories depicting the pathos of lower-class samurai who live for an are held captive by the sword
Raiser of gales by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Japan's best-known horror writers takes readers to the year 12090 when the balance of power between humans and vampires shifts as the blood suckers learn how to operate during daylight hours
Demon deathchase by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The enigmatic vampire hunter D is called upon to save the daughter of a village elder from the vampire Noble Mayerling, who brings forth a diabolical army of human/monster half-breeds to fight him
Hideyuki Kikuchi's Vampire hunter D by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

in Undetermined and English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysterious D is a vampire hunter, one of those who protect the ordinary humans against the alliance of mutants and the race of vampires known as the Nobility, in the distant future of 12,090 A.D
Tale of the dead town by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vampire hunter D tracks a group of vampires who are terrorizing The City, a small community which floats a few feet above the ground and has always been safe
Vampire hunter D volume 1 by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novelization of a Japanese anime classic finds humans locked in a struggle for survival against vampires as civilization collapses and vampire slayers become powerful individuals within a new feudal social structure
Pilgrimage of the sacred and the profane by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Granny Viper is a "people finder," a searcher for lost souls along the roads of a forbidding wasteland. Her latest mission: the safe return of a young woman named Tae, kidnapped eight years ago by vampire Nobility and held in Castle Gradinia on the Frontier's far border. But rescuing Tae is only half the battle -- Viper knows she and the girl can't cross the formidable expanse to the town of Barnabas alone. After making the fatal mistake of hiring the mercenary Bullow Brothers to help her, Granny turns to the legendary Vampire Hunter D for salvation. As they traverse the bleak desert between the Inner and Outer Frontier, the two women and D find themselves in a race for their lives. And they soon discover how cruel the desert is -- and how very ruthless the Bullow Brothers are
Vampire hunter D by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doris Lang knew what her fate was when the vampire lord Count Magnus Lee bit her. An agonizing transformation into one of the undead, to be stalked by her fellow villagers or cursed to become the bride of the unholy creature and face an eternity of torment, driven by the thirst for human blood. There was only one chance, and as she watched him ride in from the distance she knew there was hope. Salvation ... from a vampire hunter named D
The rose princess by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a sacrifice in Sakuri is interrupted the vampire's armored bodyguards vow to murder the villagers one by one until the would-be hero who interrupted the sacrifice is captured. Vampire Hunter D faces the challenge of rescuing a town that may not want to be rescued and uncovering the secret that even the vampire Nobel is afraid to reveal
The stuff of dreams by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D the vampire hunter is drawn to the side of a seventeen-year-old girl who has slept, unaging, for thirty years after being kissed by a vampire, but D is unwelcome, for he may disrupt the delicate peace between the village's mortals and the vampire Nobility
Vampire hunter D by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The picturesque coastal town of Florence was known for millennia as a pleasure resort for the Nobility. As retribution for their decadence, the cruel and beautiful vampire inhabitants were "punished," driven out more than a thousand years ago by a solitary traveler in black. Only one--Baron Meinster--refused to leave, only to be thrown to the waves by the mysterious assassin. Summoned to contemporary Florence by Su-in, sister of a murdered village girl, the enigmatic Vampire Hunter D discovers a vampire curse ravaging the town's human inhabitants. The plague apparently originating, impossibly, from the unforgiving sea-could it be Meinster's Revenge?--From publisher description
Mysterious journey to the North sea by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The picturesque coastal town of Florence was known for millennia as a pleasure resort for the Nobility. As retribution for their decadence, the cruel and beautiful vampire inhabitants were punished, driven out more than a thousand years ago by a solitary traveler in black. Only one-Baron Meinster-refused to leave, only to be thrown to the waves by the mysterious assassin. Summoned to contemporary Florence by Su-in, sister of a murdered village girl, the enigmatic Vampire Hunter D discovers a vampire curse ravaging the town's human inhabitants. The plague apparently originating, impossibly, from the unforgiving sea-could it be Meinster's Revenge? * More than seventeen million Vampire Hunter D books in print worldwide. * Cover and six interior illustrations by renowned artist Yoshitaka Amano!
Vampire hunter D by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baron Byron Balazs nears the end of his arduous journey; his bodyguard-the enigmatic and deadly Vampire Hunter D -- has delivered him to his faraway home in Krauhausen. Having survived the near-epic journey, and many attempts on his life -- ordered by his father, the dread Vampire Noble Lord Vlad -- the baron thinks he is ready for his final battle, whatever the cost. But Lord Vlad is not so easily vanquished, as he unleashes yet another host of nefarious killers on his son, not least of whom is a mad doctor who was enlisted to perform sinister experiments on the young baron's mother years before! * The epic conclusion of the longest Vampire Hunter D story ever. This book was originally published in four individual novels in Japan. To make this more affordable for fans, we're releasing this mega-novel as two omnibus volumes! * Features thirteen black-and-white line illustrations by Yoshitaka Amano
Dark road : parts one and two by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D has crossed over the southern border, into the domain of the cruelest and most evil of the royalty, General Gaskell. On the way, he picks up a "victim" - one of few survivors in the villages-and makes way with her and the Deliverers. Along the way, he is attacked by the Drowned, and fights many more unspeakably horrible enemies. All of this suggests that Gaskell - who was supposed to have been put to death under the light of the sun - is still very much alive. But why? * Features twelve black-and-white line illustrations by Yoshitaka Amano
Twin-shadowed knight by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Vampire Hunter D entered the town of Sedoc it was in search of answers to the meaning of a dying vampire's last words: "Find Muma." But when he meets Mia, the daughter of the local fortuneteller, he learns the mists emanating from a smoking crater on the outskirts of Sedoc have reanimated thousands of corpses, compelling them to crawl from their graves and hurl themselves into the smoking chasm. When D goes to investigate, he finds himself split in two: a second Vampire Hunter D, full of passion and lust and hunger for the company of women, is born!
Dark road by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vampire Hunter D takes on his greatest challenge yet! The ruthless vampire Noble General Gaskell commands the loyalty of some of the most infamous and deadly vampires in history, and Gaskell has no patience for D's interference, heroic or not! With the odds stacked against him, D must prevail -- or perish. *o Dark Horse Books and Digital Manga Publishing are proud to continue presenting the classic novels and stories in the Vampire Hunter D series for the first time to English- speaking fans everywhere! * Features seven gorgeous black-and-white line illustrations by Yoshitaka Amano as well as a color tip-in illustration
Tyrant's stars by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vampire Hunter D has been dispatched to vanquish an ancient vampire who protects a buried treasure when the exiled renegade vampire, Valcua, returns to Earth to exact his revenge
Vampire hunter D by Yoshiaki Kawajiri( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl is kidnapped by the evil vampire, Meier Link, D and a rival hunting team must work together to save her
Tyrant's stars by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vampire Hunter D continues his quest to overcome the interstellar evil brought to earth by the ultimate Noble, the terrifying renegade vampire Valcua. Wielding a sword that can cut through the fabric of space and time, Valcua has a score to settle with the bloodline of humans responsible for his exile
Fortress of the elder god by Hideyuki Kikuchi( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D, the ageless, supernatural Vampire Hunter, takes charge protecting the survivors of an aircraft that has crash-landed in a deadly zone known as?the Playground.? But before D can assist them, he must first battle a legion of undead warriors swarming from the fortress of the Sacred Ancestor, the oldest vampire in existence!
 
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Raiser of gales
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Hideyuki, Kikuchi

Hideyuki Kikuchi 1949-....

Hideyuki Kikuchi Japanese author

Hideyuki Kikuchi Japanese novelist

Hideyuki Kikuchi japanischer Autor

Hideyuki Kikuchi Japans schrijver

Hideyuki Kikuchi novelista japonés

Hideyuki Kikuchi romancier japonais

Kikuchi, Hideyuki.

Kikuchi, Hideyuki 1949-

Kikuti, Hideyuki

Kikuti, Khidėi︠u︡ki

Кикути, Хидэюки

국지수행 1949-

키쿠치 히데유키 1949-

キクチ, ヒデユキ

キクチ, ヒデユキ 1949-

菊地 秀行 1949-....

菊地秀行 1949-

菊池秀行 1949-

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Demon deathchaseHideyuki Kikuchi's Vampire hunter DTale of the dead townVampire hunter D volume 1Pilgrimage of the sacred and the profaneVampire hunter DThe rose princessThe stuff of dreams