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AUTHORS: MARY SHELLEY

MARY SHELLEY

Dates: 1797-1851
Literary Periods: 

Nineteenth Century, 1800-1899

Romantic Period, 1780-1837
 

Literary Movements: 

Gothic Novel (1764-c.1820)

Romanticism 1780-1837
 

Nationality: British/English

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EXHIBITION

Illustration by Theodor von Holst from the frontispiece of the 1831 edition of Frankenstein

REFERENCE & BACKGROUND INFORMATION

Scribner Writers Series
Essay on the life and works of Mary Shelley, complete works and suggested reading bibliographies  

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RESEARCH & CRITICISM

Find books, essays and journal articles in MLA International Bibliography

MLA International Bibliography is the definitive literary research database, indexing the most authoritative scholarship on Mary Shelley from books and academic journals.  MLA indexes and links to the entire JSTOR literary research collection as well as linking to many other full-text providers.
 

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PRIMARY SOURCES

Mary Shelley's papers are part of the Pforzheimer Collection, New York Public Library

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