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Author Codrescu, Andrei, 1946-

Title The blood countess : a novel / Andrei Codrescu.

Imprint New York : Simon & Schuster, c1995.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  813.54 C649b 1995    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Fiction  F Codrescu    ---  Available
Description 347 p. ; 25 cm.
Summary Journalist Drake Bathory-Kereshtur returns to Hungary after many years in America. A descendant of Countess Bathory--famous for bathing in the blood of virgins to stay young--he is heir to the throne and becomes involved in a plot to restore the monarchy. Part-modern politics, part-ancient horrors. By the author of Road Scholar.
Subject Bathory, Erzsebet, 1560-1614 -- Fiction.
Hungary -- History -- Turkish occupation, 1526-1699 -- Fiction.
Women murderers -- Fiction.
Countesses -- Fiction.
Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Genre/Form Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
ISBN 0684802449

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