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Title The Cambridge companion to Mary Shelley / edited by Esther Schor
Published Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 289 pages) : illustrations
Series Cambridge companions to literature
Cambridge companions to literature.
Contents 'The Author of Frankenstein': -- Making a 'monster': an introduction to Frankenstein / Anne K. Mellor -- Frankenstein, Matilda, and the legacies of Godwin and Wollstonecraft / Pamela Clemit -- Frankenstein, feminism, and literary theory / Diane Long Hoeveler -- Frankenstein on Film / Esther Schor -- Frankenstein's futurity: from replicants to robotics / Jay Clayton -- Fictions and Myths: -- Valperga / Stuart Curran -- The last man / Kari E. Lokke -- Historical novelist / Deidre Lynch -- Falkner and other fictions / Kate Ferguson Ellis -- Stories for the Keepsake / Charlotte Sussman -- Proserpine and Midas / Judith Pascoe -- Professional Personae: -- Mary Shelley, editor / Susan J. Wolfson -- Letters: The public/private self / Betty T. Bennett -- Mary Shelley as biographer / Greg Kucich -- Mary Shelley's travel writing / Jeanne Moskal -- Mary Shelley as cultural critic / Timothy Morton
Summary In The Cambridge Companion to Mary Shelley, leading scholars discuss her work in several fascinating contexts: literary history, aesthetic and literary culture, the legacies of her parents William Godwin and Mary Wollstonecraft, and of course the life and afterlife of her most famous work, Frankenstein
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 274-283) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Women and literature -- England -- History -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Schor, Esther H.
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