Viets, Henry R. "The Printings in America of Polidori's The Vampyre in 1819." Papers of the Bibliographic Society of America 62, No. 3 (1968): 434-35.
Account of the genesis and first publication of Polidori's work, followed by descriptions of three United-States editions that appeared the same year.
——. 'The London Editions of Polidori's The Vampyre. " Papers of the Bibliographic Society of America 63 (1969): 83-103.
Lengthy anecdotal account of the composition and publication of The Vampyre. Viets includes information on pirated editions,...
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