Hambly, Barbara / Traveling with the dead
Author Hambly, Barbara
Title Traveling with the dead
Publish Date 1996
Publisher Ballantine Books
ISBN 0345407407
Type Fiction (Paper)
LC Call # PS3558.A4215T7 1996
Genre Detective and mystery fiction
Horror fiction
Subject Asher, James (Fictitious character)--Fiction
Ysidro, Simon (Fictitious character)--Fiction
Istanbul (Turkey)--Fiction
Synopsis They hunt the living ...
Down through the countless centuries, vampires have hunted humans for sustenance and for sport. And though no mortal can resist their seductive spell, never have the living offered up their fellows to the vampires' insatiable appetites. Never -- until now. As a dangerous new century dawns over England, the forces of a foreign power feel confident they can harness the Undeads' depravity for their own sinister ends. Only one man on the side of good can see the terrifying potential of such an unholy alliance. But to destroy the web of evil being spun by the conspirators, he must board the luxurious Orient Express and descend into a nightmare world beyond his fiercest imaginings: the world of the notorious Don Simon Ysidro, oldest and most subtle of the hunters of the London night ...