The Historian is the 2005 debut novel of American author Elizabeth Kostova. The plot blends the history and folklore of Vlad Țepeș and his fictional equivalent If your pulse flutters at the thought of castle ruins and descents into crypts by moonlight, you will savor every creepy page of Elizabeth Kostova’s long but The Historian has 183,856 ratings and 13,055 reviews. Sparrow said: You know you’ve been in school too long when you write a vampire novel in which DracuSkip to Main Content; Sign in. My Account. Manage Account; Account Settings; Wish ListElizabeth Johnson Kostova (born December 26, 1964) is an American author best known for her debut novel The HistorianSummary and reviews of The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova, plus links to a book excerpt from The Historian and author biography of Elizabeth Kostova.Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers For centuries, the story of Dracula has captured the imagination of readers and storytellers alike. Kostova’s breathtaking The Historian [Elizabeth Kostova] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. To you, perceptive reader, I bequeath my history.Late one night, exploring The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova, 9780751537284, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.Welcome to the official site of Elizabeth Kostova. Elizabeth Kostova is the author of The Swan Thieves and The Historian.