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|Born|| Abraham Stocker|
November 7, 1847
|Died|| April 20, 1912|
During his own lifetime, he was remembered as the personal assistant of the actor Henry Irving. He was the business manager of the theater that Irving owned.
He wrote Dracula based on stories from the Carpathian mountains. He was inspired by the works of Mary Shelley.
Other notable works include The Primrose Path, The Snake's Path, Miss Betty, The Mystery of the Sea, and The Lady of the Shroud.