Vikram and the Vampire

July 9, 2019|
Vikram and the Vampire
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The Baital-Pachisi, or Twenty-five Tales of a Baital is the history of a huge Bat, Vampire, or Evil Spirit which inhabited and animated dead bodies. It is an old, and thoroughly Hindu, Legend composed in Sanskrit, and is the germ which culminated in the Arabian Nights, and which inspired the "Golden Ass" of Apuleius, Boccacio's "Decamerone," the "Pentamerone," and all that class of facetious fictitious literature.The story turns chiefly on a great king named Vikram, the King Arthur of the East, who in pursuance of his promise to a Jogi or Magician, brings to him the Baital (Vampire), who is hanging on a tree.It is an old Hindu folk tale that was translated by Sir Richard R. Burton from the original Sanskrit.

Title:Vikram and the Vampire
Format:Kobo ebook
Published:July 9, 2019
Publisher:Strelbytskyy Multimedia Publishing
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9783966616836

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