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Mary and Maria
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Mary and Maria

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, Janet Todd

Includes stories that combine passion with forceful feminist argument. In Mary Wollstonecraft's Mary , the heroine flees her young husband in order to nurse her dearest friend, Ann, and finds genuine love, while Maria tells of a...

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Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
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Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

SparkNotes, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

When an essay is due and dreaded exams loom, this title offers students what they need to succeed. It provides chapter-by-chapter analysis, explanations of key themes, motifs, and symbols, a review quiz and essay topics. It is...

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The Mary Shelley Reader
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The Mary Shelley Reader

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Betty T. Bennett, Charles Edward Robinson

This unique selection contains the complete 'Frankenstein', the novella 'Mathilda', selected short stories, essays and reviews.

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Almost Invincible: A Biographical Novel of Mary Shelley, Author of Frankenstein
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Almost Invincible: A Biographical Novel of Mary Shelley, Author of Frankenstein

Suzanne Burdon

She is singularly bold, somewhat imperious, and active of mind. Her desire of knowledge is great, and her perseverance in everything else she undertakes, almost invincible. Mary Shelley began Frankenstein in 1814, when she was...

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Frankenstein: Retold from the Mary Shelley Original
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Frankenstein: Retold from the Mary Shelley Original

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Deanna McFadden, Jamel Akib, Arthur Pober

From the bits and pieces of dead bodies and the power of electricity, the brilliant Victor Frankenstein fashions a new form of life - only to discover, too late, the irreparable damage he has caused. This title tells the story of...

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Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
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Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

Sergio A Sierra, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Meritxell Ribas

When an essay is due and dreaded exams loom, this title offers students what they need to succeed. It provides chapter-by-chapter analysis, explanations of key themes, motifs, and symbols, a review quiz and essay topics. It is...

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Mary Shelley: Collected Tales and Stories with Original Engravings
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Mary Shelley: Collected Tales and Stories with Original Engravings

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Charles Edward Robinson

Beyond question Shelley scholars and 19th-century specialists will value this usefully annotated and carefully produced edition. -- Washington Post

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Mary Shelley
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Mary Shelley

Muriel Spark

In the summer of 1816, aged nineteen, Mary Shelley wrote Frankenstein. A pioneering work of science fiction, it captured the popular imagination from the start. The daughter of radical philosopher William Godwin and pioneering...

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Frankenstein, Based on the Novel by Mary Shelley
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Frankenstein, Based on the Novel by Mary Shelley

Nick Dear

Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein's bewildered creature is cast out into a hostile universe by his horror-struck maker. Meeting with cruelty wherever he goes, the friendless Creature, increasingly...

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Mary Shelley
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Mary Shelley

Miranda Seymour

Mary Shelley's own life was as dramatic as her fiction. Even had she not (at the age of 19) authored Frankenstein , one of the greatest horror fables in literature, she would be crucial to the study of Romanticism. Drawing on...

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Mary Shelley
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Mary Shelley

Helen Edmundson

Presents the tale of Mary Shelley - and how she came to write one of the greatest stories ever told, aged just 19. This title explores Shelley's remarkable life: her controversial philosopher father, her scandalous elopement aged...

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Mary Shelley
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Mary Shelley

Graham Allen

Graham Allen provides both an introduction to and review of the critical responses to Mary Shelley's major fictions, from the Romantic period to the present day, while also pushing debates forward. The book moves beyond...

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Mary Shelley
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Mary Shelley

Miranda Seymour

A New York Times Notable Book of the Year and a Washington Post Best Book of 2001, Mary Shelley gracefully moves through the dramatic life of the woman behind history's most legendary monster. The Mary readers meet here,...

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Mary Shelley
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Mary Shelley

Graham Allen

Graham Allen provides both an introduction to and review of the critical responses to Mary Shelley's major fictions, from the Romantic period to the present day, while also pushing debates forward. The book moves beyond...

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Mary Shelley
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Mary Shelley

Prof. Harold Bloom, Janyce Marson

Mary Shelley's Frankenstein , a story she wrote at the age of 19, is still a popular tale to this day, remarkable not only for its striking plot but also its Romantic elements. Part of the Bloom's Classic Critical Views series,...

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Mary Shelley
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Mary Shelley

Johanna M. Smith (Bowdoin College, USA)

This study focuses on the entirety of Mary Shelley's work, rather than simply discussing Frankenstein . It opens with a biographical chapter, then covers topics including Shelley's work in poetry and drama, Frankenstein and ...

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Mary Shelley: Frankenstein
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Mary Shelley: Frankenstein

Nicholas Marsh

This study focuses on how Frankenstein works: how the story is told and why it is so rich and gripping. Part I uses carefully selected short extracts for close textual analysis, while Part II examines Shelley's life, the...

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Mary Shelley: Frankenstein
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Mary Shelley: Frankenstein

Berthold Schoene

In this guide, Berthold Schoene-Harwood provides a detailed introduction to the most important critical debates on a novel that continues to make its mark in the realms of both high literature and popular culture.

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Mary Shelley: Frankenstein
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Mary Shelley: Frankenstein

Nicholas Marsh

This study focuses on how Frankenstein works: how the story is told and why it is so rich and gripping. Part I uses carefully selected short extracts for close textual analysis, while Part II examines Shelley's life, the...

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Frankenstein
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Frankenstein

Mary Shelley, David Mann

One freezing morning, a lone man wandering across the Arctic ice caps is rescued from starvation by a ship's captain. That man is Victor Frankenstein and his story is one of ambition, murder and revenge. As a young scientist he...

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Frankenstein or 'the Modern Prometheus'
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Frankenstein or ‘the Modern Prometheus’

Mary Shelley, Martin Stiff

Begun when the author was only eighteen, and conceived from a nightmare, this title is the deeply disturbing story of a monstrous creation which has terrified readers since its first publication in 1818. It has seared its way into...

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Shelley Et Al : Frankenstein/Dracula/Jekyll & Hyde (Sc): Frankenstein/Dracula/Jekyll & Hyde (Sc)
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Shelley Et Al : Frankenstein/Dracula/Jekyll & Hyde (Sc): Frankenstein/Dracula/Jekyll & Hyde (Sc)

Bram Stoker, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Three horror classics--with an introduction by Stephen King Some of literature's most popular and enduring horror icons in one indispensable tome. @NotoriousDOC Just did a bit-torrent-style grave robbery. My new 'man' will be an...

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Bloom's How to Write About Mary Shelley
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Bloom’s How to Write About Mary Shelley

Prof. Harold Bloom, Professor Harold Bloom

This volume provides guidance to analyzing and writing about Mary Shelly's Frankenstein.

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Mary Shelley: A Literary Life
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Mary Shelley: A Literary Life

John Williams

Much of Mary Shelley's life reads like a compilation of some of the most sensationalist novels of her time. This book offers an assessment of her literary achievement, set against the background of the evolution of the English...

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Mary Shelley in Her Times
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Mary Shelley in Her Times

Betty T. Bennett, Stuart Curran

Offers a complex picture of Mary Shelley, emphasizing the full range and significance of her writings in terms of her own era and ours. The book aims to bring fresh insight into the life and work of a writer who spent nearly three...

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Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley: An Introduction
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Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley: An Introduction

Betty T. Bennett

The author revises and expands the introduction she wrote for Pickering and Chatto's eight-volume set, The Novels and Selected Works of Mary Shelley . It considers the breadth of Mary Shelley's career and familiarizes readers...

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Critical Companion to Mary Shelley
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Critical Companion to Mary Shelley

Virginia Brackett

Mary Shelley is best known for her classic novel Frankenstein, a literary masterpiece that remains one of the most frequently taught books in high school and college classrooms, but her other works of fiction are also important...

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Percy Bysshe Shelley
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Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley, Donald H. Reiman, Mary A Quinn, Michael O'Neill, Charles Edward Robinson

Poems specially selected by Peter Porter who captures the mood and feeling of Shelly's work for those newly interested.

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The Percy Bysshe Shelley
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The Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley, Donald H. Reiman, Mary A Quinn, Michael O'Neill, Charles Edward Robinson

This classic series of poets is printed in deluxe cloth editions. These selections represent the finest works of the world's most eminent poets.

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Percy Bysshe Shelley: Hellas
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Percy Bysshe Shelley: Hellas

Percy Bysshe Shelley, Donald H. Reiman, Mary A. Quinn, Michael O'Neill, Charles Edward Robinson

First published in 1985. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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The Cambridge Companion to Mary Shelley
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The Cambridge Companion to Mary Shelley

Esther Schor

In The Cambridge Companion to Mary Shelley, leading scholars discuss her work in several fascinating contexts.

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Romantic Consciousness: Blake to Mary Shelley
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Romantic Consciousness: Blake to Mary Shelley

John Beer

At the end of the eighteenth century English writers probed the riddle of human consciousness and how it differed from Being in a divine or universal sense. In the first of two studies, now with a new Preface, Beer traces this...

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Strange Creatures: The Story of Mary Shelley
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Strange Creatures: The Story of Mary Shelley

Catherine Wells

A young adult biography of Frankenstein creator Mary Shelley

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Romantic Consciousness: Blake to Mary Shelley
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Romantic Consciousness: Blake to Mary Shelley

John Beer

Revolutionary thinking at the end of the 18th century prompted major English writers to probe the riddle of human consciousness and how it might differ from being in a divine or universal sense. John Beer traces this question in...

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The Other Mary Shelley: Beyond Frankenstein
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The Other Mary Shelley: Beyond Frankenstein

Audrey A. Fisch, etc., Anne K. Mellor (Professor of English, University of California, Los Angeles, USA), Esther H. Schor (Assistant Professor of English, Princeton University, USA)

This volume comprises 15 critical essays written by some of the most eminent Romantic scholars in academia. The essays survey the oeuvre of Mary Shelley as it developed beyond Frankenstein, and evaluate her career in terms of her...

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The Cambridge Companion to Mary Shelley
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The Cambridge Companion to Mary Shelley

Esther Schor

In The Cambridge Companion to Mary Shelley, leading scholars discuss her work in several fascinating contexts.

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Frankenstein
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Frankenstein

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

The story of Victor Frankenstein's monstrous creation and the havoc it caused has enthralled generations of readers and inspired countless writers of horror and suspense. With the author's own 1831 introduction.

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England's First Family of Writers: Mary Wollstonecraft, William Godwin, Mary Shelley
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England’s First Family of Writers: Mary Wollstonecraft, William Godwin, Mary Shelley

Julie A. Carlson

Life and literature were inseparable in the daily lives of the Wollstonecraft-Godwin-Shelley family. This work demonstrates how and why the works of these individuals can best be understood within the context of the family unit in...

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The Monsters: Mary Shelley and the Curse of Frankenstein
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The Monsters: Mary Shelley and the Curse of Frankenstein

Dorothy Hoobler, Thomas Hoobler

The authors of the award-winning In Darkness, Death share the remarkable true story of Frankenstein's origins and the curse on its creators.

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Mary Shelley: Her Life, Her Fiction, Her Monsters
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Mary Shelley: Her Life, Her Fiction, Her Monsters

Anne Kostelanetz Mellor

An innovative, beautifully written analysis of Mary Shelley's life and works which draws on unpublished archival material as well as Frankenstein and examines her relationship with her husband and other key personalities.

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Bodleian Manuscript Shelley Adds, D.7: Mary Shelley's Copybook of Shelley's Poems
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Bodleian Manuscript Shelley Adds, D.7: Mary Shelley’s Copybook of Shelley’s Poems

Percy Bysse Shelley, Massey, Bernard

First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Mathilda and Other Stories
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Mathilda and Other Stories

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Dr. Jenny DiPlacidi, Dr. Keith Carabine

Mathilda is Mary Shelley's haunting story of an incestuous and fatal love. The narrative traces the teenaged Mathilda's reunion with her unnamed father, and the development of their obsessive bond that culminates in suicide.

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Frankenstein
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Frankenstein

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Part of Alma Classics Evergreens series, this new edition of Frankenstein contains pictures and an extensive section on Shelley's life and works.

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Frankenstein
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Frankenstein

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Guillermo del Toro, Elizabeth Kostova

In trying to create life, the young student Victor Frankenstein unleashes forces beyond his control, setting into motion a long and tragic chain of events that brings Victor himself to the very brink. How he tries to destroy his...

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Frankenstein
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Frankenstein

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Tells the story of a monster that was assembled by a scientist from parts of dead bodies who develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator.

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The Proper Lady and the Woman Writer: Ideology as Style in the Works of Mary Wollstonecraft, Mary Shelley and Jane Austen
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The Proper Lady and the Woman Writer: Ideology as Style in the Works of Mary Wollstonecraft, Mary Shelley and Jane Austen

Mary Poovey

A brilliant, original, and powerful book. . . . This is the most skillful integration of feminism and Marxist literary criticism that I know of. So writes critic Stephen Greenblatt about The Proper Lady and the Woman Writer, ...

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Mary Shelley: A Chronology
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Mary Shelley: A Chronology

Martin Garrett

This title covers the three main stages of Mary Shelley's extraordinary life: her childhood as daughter of two of the best known radical writers of their age; the travels, losses, tensions and creative achievement of her time with...

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Frankenstein
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Frankenstein

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, James Rieger

Includes detailed explanatory notes, an overview of key themes, and more --Cover.

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