The Cambridge Companion to Mary Shelley

Synopsis

Well-known scholars review Mary Shelley's work in several contexts (literary history, aesthetic and literary culture, the legacies of her parents) and also analyze her most famous work-- Frankenstein. The contributors also examine Shelley as a biographer, cultural critic, and travel writer. The text is supplemented by a chronology, guide to further reading and select filmography.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Esther Schor
  • Anne K. Mellor
  • Pamela Clemit
  • Diane Long Hoeveler
  • Jay Clayton
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Cambridge, England
Publication year:
  • 2003