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Click to edit Master subtitle style 11/26/10 Stoker Drew Benton http://www.rbkc.gov.uk/vmgaller y/general/blue_plaques/large/v
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11/26/10 Some Background Info. Born as Abraham “Bram” Stoker on November 8, 1847. Died on April 20, 1912. l He was born in Clontarf, Dublin, Ireland l Stoker married Florence Balcombe in 1878. l His biggest writing success was Dracula. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bra m_Stoker
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11/26/10 Early Life Stoker was unable to walk until the age of seven. l He credits his ability to think and imagination to his bedridden years as a child. l Despite his early disability he later became a remarkable soccer player. l After marrying in 1878 he moved to London. http://www.webliterature.net/literat ure/Stoker/
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11/26/10 Early life cont. While in London he became a stage and business manager for Irving’s Lyceum Theatre. l He soon had a son named Irving Noel Stoker. l Stoker wrote reviews for plays, and the actor Henry Irving was very pleased by Stokers great reviews of his works. l This led Irving to seek out Stoker, and Lyceum Theatre http://www.arthurlloyd.co.uk/Lyceum/1891Exterior.jpg http://www.webliterature.net/literature/Stoker/ http://www.notablebiographies.com/Sc-St/Stoker-Bram.html
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This note was uploaded on 11/25/2010 for the course LIT 111 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '10 term at Illinois State.

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