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Abraham "Bram" Stoker (8 November 1847 – 20 April 1912) was an Irish novelist and short story writer, best known today for his 1897 Gothic novel Dracula. During his lifetime, he was better known as personal assistant of actor Henry Irving and business manager of the Lyceum Theatre in London, which Irving owned.
Bram Stoker's 'Dracula' was as much a love story as it was a horror story. An ancient vampire longs for his lost love, and believes he has found her reincarnation. He sets in place monstrous machinations to create a situation that will enable him to turn her into the type of monster he has become, s…
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jonathon first finds out that dracula is a vampire bc he sees no reflection of the dracula in the mirror! but he just cannot imgine that this is real and he doesnt believe what he is seeing... when jonathon goes back home to London dr. van helsing tellls him that the things he saw where real!!! this…
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he is stunned that he see no refelction of dracula in the mirror.. he accidently cuts himself with his razor knife and blood starts pouring... dracula comes closer to jonathon as if he will attack.. but the crucifix necklace around jonathons neck protects him from dracula and dracula backs up! he ge…
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On this site, they claim that it was Old English slang for "beautiful" lady... http://www.calandrastudio.com/websitepages/blooferlady.html Wikipedia concurs: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dracula Not sure, because I can't find any official source, but that might be the meaning. The Norton Critical …
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Bram Stoker was born on November 8, 1847.
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The reson he wrote this book now a movie is because he new the deep dark secret about Vlad Tempish a.k.a Dracula
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Jonathan Hawker was a solicitor (lawyer in US) and was required in Transylvania to assist in a legal matter involving a property transaction.
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There are many Bram Stoker awards. The 2000 categories and winners are: Novel: The Night Class by Tom Piccirilli First Novel: The Lovely Bones by Alice Seybold Long Fiction: "El Dia de Los Muertos" by Brian A. Hopkins '"My Work Is Not Yet Done"' by Thomas Ligotti Short Fiction: "The Misfit …
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He published Dracula in 1897 and all the population of Ireland (birthplace) loved it.
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Yes is child was Noel Thornley Stoker
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Unfortually we cant answer this -.- but u can use yahoo answers
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After suffering a number of strokes, Bram Stoker is believed to have died of tertiary syphilis.
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It's more of a what than a who. No one really influenced Stoker to write. He was influenced by his bedridden early life, his career as an actor and his work writing drama reviews.
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He studied Mathematics, getting an honours B.A. in it.
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None, really. Dracula was his only really successful novel, and arguably also the only good one.
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Abraham "Bram" Stoker was married to Florence Balcombe.
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Dracula was a vampire, an deceased individual reanimated by dark forces and possessing supernatural powers. Dracula and other vampires would retain their human form by drinking the blood of living humans, as real-life vampire bats do on birds or mammals.The character was historically based on a Roma…
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He lived 1847 - 1912.
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Dracula
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Bram Stoker died on April 20, 1912 at the age of 64.
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Dublin,Ireland.
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He studied Mathematics, getting a honours B.A. in it.
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Bram stoker's inspiration for Dracula was from the real life Vlad III, Prince of Wallachia known as Vlad the Impaler.
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Dracula
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Wynona Ryder plays Mina in Bram Stoker's Dracula. The film is by Francis Ford Cappola. Dracula is starred by Gary Oldman.
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Bram Stoker, an irish author, wrote the world renowned book Dracula. Dracula is mostly about an English soliciter Jonathan Harker who comes upon Count Dracula's castle after journeying by train from England to Transylvania.
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Abraham Stoker a major character in his novel Dracula is Abraham VanHelsing - so maybe he wrote himself into his fiction.
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Transylvania, modern day Romania.
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Bram Stoker had on son name Irving Noel, born on 31st December, 1879
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If you understand English well enough to even consider reading Dracula, you will be fine. If you can't understand the language used, you are quite possibly illiterate (or simply young and not yet educated to that level).
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Yes: Novels The Primrose Path (1875) The Snake's Pass (1890) The Watter's Mou' (1895) The Shoulder of Shasta (1895) Dracula (1897) Miss Betty (1898) The Mystery of the Sea (1902) The Jewel of Seven Stars (1903) The Man (aka: The Gates of Life) (1905) Lady Athlyne (1908) The Lady of the Shroud …
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It is believed that he died of Tertiary Syphilis.
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i think that his boooks are really interesting and i am going to start reading them x
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he worked at dublin castle
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He was a vampire from Transylvania.
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Charlotte Mathilda Blake Thornley.
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He went there from 1864 to 1870.
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Dracula's Castle Transylvania - now in Romania
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He was 64 when he died, having been born in November 1847 and dying in April 1912.
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Dracula is a horrifying story
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Bram Stoker was from Ireland.
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vampires
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the author of the most famous vampire novel based on a real person in history. he wrote the original vampire "count dracula"
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he studded math english(poetry) a few year later he took a intrest in poety he decited to suddy it more then he wrote the famous story/poem DRACULA
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No. He did not. In fact the geographical information in the novel is largely inaccurate.
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They married in 1878 and were married until Bram died in 1912.
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dracula is a bhuto movie a, sun kyon paiyn mini asuchonti
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Yes of course he's dead, he was a Victorian writer. He died in 1912.
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The mood is gothic romance.
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Yes he and his wife Florence had son named Noel,who was born on 1879.
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He did get married and to a woman he called devine. Her name was Florence Blacombe untill she got married. Once Bram had got married they moved to London and there was where it all began.
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Bram Stoker holidayed in Whitby, and it is thought that he drew his inspiration for Dracula from Whitby Abbey and the town. In the book, Dracula is shipwrecked in Whitby and comes ashore in the form of a dog.
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The idea of vampires is a very ancient theme. Goes all the way back to Sumeria.
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Bram Stoker wrote "Dracula," and Count Dracula came from Transylvania, which ispart of Romania.Dracula,Transyllvania
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He would have taken different inspirations, including his surroundings, other places he visited and research on places that he would have done.
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Whitby Abby
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Abraham "Bram" Stoker was an Irish novelist and short story writer, best known today for his 1897 Gothic novel Dracula. He did not write a a book about the Ripper.
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He went to Trinity College Dublin, getting an Honours B.A. in Mathematics.
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Bram (Abraham) Stoker did try and make strong reference between Count Dracula and Vlad Tepes Dracula in his book but the references he gave were erroneous so instead of making a strong connection between the two he instead gave Vlad an alibi.
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Abraham "Bram" Stoker (1847 - 1912) born in Clontarf, Ireland, was bedridden until the age of seven.
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She wrote Frankenstein and he wrote Dracula, two of the most famous horror novels ever written. They would not have met as she died in 1851 in England and he had only been born in 1847 in Ireland.
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Trinity College Dublin
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Yes he did. He was born in 1847 and died in 1912. Queen Victoria was on the throne from 1837 to 1901.
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Yes. He went to Trinity College Dublin. He got an honours B.A. in Mathematics.
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Holy Water, Church wafers, garlic, crucifix and wooden stake, which killed him.
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the author describe dracula as scary because in his imagination he can bite people and drink blood
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He was reading histories of the Balkan peninsula.,
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There are many things that inspired Stoker: - Stoker could not walk during the first seven years of his life. His mother often told him horror stories about a cholera epidemic she had witnessed as a child to entertain him at that time. - It is also said that Stoker had a dream in which a young man…
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Many people say that the idea stemmed from his relationship with is employer and friend, Henry Irving. The overbearing, threatening, sometimes repulsive, "vampiric" character of Count Dracula represents those characteristics of Irving himself, and the timid, following character of Johnathan Harker d…
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This is a matter of opinion but arguments can be made for a few. Of course one criteria would be how much time is spent on a particular character. Some people may like Dr. John Seward or Quincey Morris or the Hon. Arthur Holmwood but as not more than ten sentences are wasted on any of them, they can…
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Florence Balcombe.
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The figure would not be known. Millions of copies have been sold since it was published in 1897 and people are still reading it today. It is one of the most popular books of all time.
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Vlad Tepes The Impaler was a cruel leader whereas Bram Stoker's Dracula is a fictional character. You can see a detailed comparison of the two at the related link below.
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Bram Stoker's research for Dracula involved research of European folklore and tales, and he was heavily influenced by an essay called Transylvania Superstitions (Emily Gerard, 1885).he also got the idea from vlad the impaler
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ha our people try to throw your people off it was created in a desprate attempt to get humans not to belive in us anymore it took long enough to work... btw we aren't anything like his vampires.
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His first novel, The Primrose Path, was published in 1875. He had written some stories that were published before that, starting in 1872.
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'Steal' is the wrong word. Character Traits and Motifs are not private property and can be learned and used by any writer. That Stoker used such from stories that preceded his is almost a certainty.
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He went to a private school.
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Bram Stoker was born on November 8, 1847 and died on April 20, 1912. Bram Stoker would have been 64 years old at the time of death or 167 years old today.
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Bram Stoker died on April 20, 1912 at the age of 64.
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probally invented There were two demi-kingsr in the Balkans: Vlad Dracul (the dragon) and Vlad Dracula (Son of the Dragon). The character created by Bram Stoker had many similarities with Vlad Dracula but then a few references that would be 'deal-breakers' as far as confirming the identity of either…
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He is a famous Irish author. He wrote one of the most famous and popular books in history, which was Dracula.
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Abraham (Bram) Stoker employed the service of an ancient and now mostly unknown and misunderstood society - it was called - a library.
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Because everyone starts off with a idea of hearing or seeing something. He either saw dracula with his own eyes...or heard about it from the old legends and decided to make it a story of his own.
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bram stoker got his ideas from vlad the impailer.
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I believe that the main problem in Bram Stoker's book, Dracula, is that Dracula moves to London.
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On the 17th of July 1858, Florence Balcombe was born. She later married Bram Stoker.
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If you meant where in Romania was Dracula in, it's Transylvania. It's in central Romania.
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Abraham Stoker published 'Dracula' in 1897.
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Christianity.
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it was vlad the impaler
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