The House of the Vampire

December 8, 2020
The House of the Vampire

Varla Ventura, fan favorite on Huffington Post's Weird News,frequent guest on Coast to Coast, and bestselling author of TheBook of the Bizarre and Beyond Bizarre, introduces anew Weiser Books Collection of forgotten crypto-classics.Magical Creatures is a hair-raising herd of affordabledigital editions, curated with Varla's affectionate and unerringeye for the fantastic.The House of the Vampire was the first vampire novel toaddress the terrors of psychic vampires (non-bloodsuckers). Theauthor, George Sylvester Viereck, was friends with Nikola Tesla(whose studies in the world of energy may have inspired the idea ofpsychic vampirism) and published a regular periodical, TheFatherland, to which Aliester Crowley was one of the manycontributors.