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The blood countess : a novel

Author: Andrei Codrescu
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Journalist Drake Bathory-Kereshtur returns to Hungary after many years in America. A descendant of Countess Bathory--famous for bathing in the blood of virgins to stay young--he is heir to the throne and becomes involved in a plot to restore the monarchy. Part-modern politics, part-ancient horrors. By the author of Road Scholar.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Codrescu, Andrei, 1946-
Blood countess.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1995
(OCoLC)607711508
Online version:
Codrescu, Andrei, 1946-
Blood countess.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1995
(OCoLC)624407455
Named Person: Erzsébet Báthory; Erzsébet Báthory; Erzsébet Báthory; Erzsebet Bathory
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrei Codrescu
ISBN: 0684802449 9780684802442
OCLC Number: 31606403
Description: 347 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Andrei Codrescu.

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Journalist Drake Bathory-Kereshtur returns to Hungary after many years in America. A descendant of Countess Bathory--famous for bathing in the blood of virgins to stay young--he is heir to the throne and becomes involved in a plot to restore the monarchy. Part-modern politics, part-ancient horrors. By the author of Road Scholar.

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