Carmilla

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Carmilla  (1872) 
by Sheridan Le Fanu
"Carmilla" is a Gothic novella by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu. First published in 1872, it tells the story of a young woman's susceptibility to the attentions of a female vampire named Carmilla. "Carmilla" predates Bram Stoker's Dracula by twenty five years, had a strong influence on Stoker's famous novel and has been adapted many times for cinema. Carmilla, the title character, is the original prototype for a legion of female and lesbian vampires.
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Carmilla

J. Sheridan LeFanu

Copyright 1872

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This work was published before January 1, 1923, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.