Fancy yourself as the next Van Helsing? Well have I got a deal for you – a Victorian vampire hunting kit is going to auction in Yorkshire. Check out the BBC article.
I taught Dracula to some of my students this year – I wish this kit had come up in auction while they were studying the novel! It includes all the anti-vampire tricks made popular by Bram Stoker: crucifix, holy water, garlic and stake and mallet. And, check it out, it comes in a fabulous box with a place for each item:
What a brilliant antique!