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Frankenstein; Or, The Modern Prometheus By Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
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Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus is a novel written by the English author Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley that tells the story of a young science student Victor Frankenstein, who creates a... More > grotesque but sentient creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment. Shelley started writing the story when she was 18, and the first edition of the novel was published anonymously in London in 1818, when she was 20. Shelley's name first appeared on the second edition, published in France in 1823.Shelley traveled through Europe in 1814, journeying along the River Rhine in Germany with a stop in Gernsheim which is just 17 km (10 mi) away from Frankenstein Castle, where, two centuries before, an alchemist was engaged in experiments. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenstein Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
Frankenstein; Or, The Modern Prometheus By Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
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Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus is a novel written by the English author Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley that tells the story of a young science student Victor Frankenstein, who creates a... More > grotesque but sentient creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment. Shelley started writing the story when she was 18, and the first edition of the novel was published anonymously in London in 1818, when she was 20. Shelley's name first appeared on the second edition, published in France in 1823.Shelley traveled through Europe in 1814, journeying along the River Rhine in Germany with a stop in Gernsheim which is just 17 km (10 mi) away from Frankenstein Castle, where, two centuries before, an alchemist was engaged in experiments. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenstein Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
Frankenstein; Or, The Modern Prometheus By Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (née Godwin; 30 August 1797... More > – 1 February 1851) was an English novelist, short story writer, dramatist, essayist, biographer, and travel writer, best known for her Gothic novel Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus (1818). She also edited and promoted the works of her husband, the Romantic poet and philosopher Percy Bysshe Shelley. Her father was the political philosopher William Godwin, and her mother was the philosopher and feminist Mary Wollstonecraft.After Wollstonecraft's death less than a month after her daughter Mary was born, Mary was raised by Godwin, who was able to provide his daughter with a rich, if informal, education, encouraging her to adhere to his own liberal political theories. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Shelley< Less
Mathilda By Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
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Mathilda, or Matilda, is the second long work of fiction of Mary Shelley, written between August 1819 and February 1820. It deals with common Romantic themes of incest and suicide.The act of writing... More > this novella distracted Mary Shelley from her grief after the deaths of her one-year-old daughter Clara at Venice in September 1818 and her three-year-old son William in June 1819 in Rome. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mathilda_(novella) Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
Notes to the Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley By Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (née Godwin; 30 August 1797... More > – 1 February 1851) was an English novelist, short story writer, dramatist, essayist, biographer, and travel writer, best known for her Gothic novel Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus (1818). She also edited and promoted the works of her husband, the Romantic poet and philosopher Percy Bysshe Shelley. Her father was the political philosopher William Godwin, and her mother was the philosopher and feminist Mary Wollstonecraft.After Wollstonecraft's death less than a month after her daughter Mary was born, Mary was raised by Godwin, who was able to provide his daughter with a rich, if informal, education, encouraging her to adhere to his own liberal political theories. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Shelley< Less