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DetailsThe daughter of political philosopher William Godwin and feminist Mary Wollstonecraft, Mary Shelley (17971851) created a remarkable body of work that includes novels, short stories, essays, plays, biographies, and travel books. For many years, she was remembered solely as the author of Frankenstein and the wife of poet Percy Bysshe Shelley; today her reputation has risen to that of a major figure in the world of Romantic literature.This treasury offers the best of Mary Shelley's writings, starting with the complete text of her masterpiece,Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus, as well asthe melancholy novella Mathilda anda significant excerpt from the apocalyptic classic The Last Man.In addition to the essay "On Ghosts,"the collection includes a selection of short stories: "Transformation," "The Dream," "The Mortal Immortal," "The False Rhyme," and "Roger Dodsworth: The Reanimated Englishman."ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Daughter of political philosopher William Godwin and feminist Mary Wollstonecraft, Mary Shelley edited the works of her husband, Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley, and is best known as the author of Frankenstein. In recent decades her work has been reevaluated and her reputation has risen to that of a major figure in the world of Romantic literature.
SKU Code PRK B 3418 Weight in Kg 0.1400 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9780486802497 Author Name Mary Shelley Publisher Name DOVER PUBLICATION