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   Home of Nymphs & Vampires: The Isles of Greece, by George Horton  
 
  Nonfiction, first publication in March 1929 , latest edition in March 2003
 
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    Buy Home of Nymphs & Vampires: The Isles of Greece by George Horton
     
     
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      author selected several of the inhabited Greek islands for this work based on account of their importance in history or literature, some as representatives of groups, and one or two on account of still existing primitive conditions. Contents: Tinos; wonder working icon of Tinos; Mykonos; folklore and proverbs; fairy tales; Delos; the wonder island; vampires; Nereids; Crete; Naxos; Syra; cruising among the lesser islands; Aegina; Spetsas; Chios; Eubaea; pirates; Icaria; Mitylene, the home of Sappho; Mitylene idyls; Salamis; Skyros; Rhodes; Patmos; the Dodecanese; soldier's return; odds and ends. Wonderfully illustrated throughout.

     
     
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  • Earth
  • Greece
  • Homosexuality
  • Mythology - Myths - Legends - Fairy Tales - Folklore
  • Pirates
  • Vampires - Vampirism

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