Carter, M.L. THE CURSE OF THE UNDEAD
Greenwich, Conn: A Fawcett Gold Medal Book, (1970). First edition: Paperback Original. #T2276; cover price, $.75. Mass market paperback. Pages and inside covers tanned, faint reader's crease, else a tight, bright, fine copy in wraps with striking cover art by Jeff Jones: a deadly pale Audrey Hepburnish female vampire gazes at the reader as she bends over her helpless male victim.
"Classic Tales of Vampires and Their Victims." Represented are Matthew Lewis, de Sade, Polidori, Stoker, Poe, Le Fanu, Crawford, Bloch, Fredric Brown, others. Introduction by Carter, bibliography, chronology. A superb collection.