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People/Characters: John William Polidori

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Byron: Life and Legend by Fiona MacCarthydoctor
The Casebook of Victor Frankenstein by Peter Ackroyd
The Company of Friends by Lance Parkin
Hide Me among the Graves by Tim Powers
Imposture: A Novel by Benjamin Markovitsdoctor
In Search of Frankenstein by Radu Florescu
Lord Byron's Doctor by Paul Westdoctor
Lord of the Dead by Tom Holland
The Merciful Women by Federico Andahazidoctor
The Monsters: Mary Shelley and the Curse of Frankenstein by Dorothy Hoobler
The Stress of Her Regard by Tim Powers
Tracking the Man-beasts: Sasquatch, Vampires, Zombies, and More by Joe Nickell

Character description

Dr. John William Polidori (1795–1821) was an Italian-English physician and writer credited by some as the originator of the vampire genre of fantasy fiction.

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