Abraham "Bram" Stoker
(1847 – 1912) was an Irish writer whose greatest and most lasting success was undoubtedly the vampire novel Dracula
Among his other novels, The Jewel of Seven Stars
and The Lair of the White Worm
have also been adapted for screen.
Works by Stoker with their own trope pages:
Trope examples from Stoker's other works include:
Portrayals of Bram Stoker in fiction include:
- Dracula Unbound by Brian W. Aldiss
- The West End Horror by Nicholas Meyer (cameo appearance)
- Anno Dracula by Kim Newman: Stoker does not appear in person, having been arrested as a friend and suspected sympathizer of Harker and company when Dracula took control of England; his wife does appear, however. Several of the sequels mention him having written Dracula as an alternate history novel in which Dracula lost.
- In the Friday the 13th: The Series episode "The Baron's Bride", Micki and Ryan are transported to the 19th century, where they track down a vampire with the assistance of an Irishman named Abraham who they realise at the end was Bram Stoker.
- In the Time Wars novel The Dracula Caper Stoker investigates Dracula's activities in England with Arthur Conan Doyle.