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The Vampiress – 1858 0

The Vampiress – 1858

The Vampiress A poem by British author and poet Lord Lytton written in 1858. I found a corpse, with glittering hair, Of a woman whose face, tho’ dead, The white death in it had left still fair, Too fair for an earthly...

First Vampire Poem – Der Vampir 5

First Vampire Poem – Der Vampir

The poem Der Vampir is believed to be the first poem about vampires. Written over 250 years ago in 1748 by poet Heinrich August Ossenfelder, the poem is not bloody and violent as you might expect it might be considering how vampires...