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Frankenstein (Review)

Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Mary Shelley’s romantic novel first published in 1818 anonymously has been the inspiration for movie monster makers. 429 more words

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Biography Review: Wollstonecraft Women

*originally published on 11/09/2016

ROMANTIC OUTLAWS: THE EXTRAORDINARY LIVES OF MARY WOLLSTONECRAFT AND HER DAUGHTER MARY SHELLEY By Charlotte Gordon

2015; 672 Pages (Random House) 582 more words

Book Review

The Birth of Frankenstein

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (originally titled Frankenstein or The Modern Prometheus) is often considered to be the first science fiction novel and is a landmark of gothic fiction. 2,028 more words

History

Bindings for You - Cloth bindings

It’s been a while but Bindings for You are back, this time in cloth!
Three classic works of literature available for you to acquire.

Key features: 125 more words

Βιβλιοδεσία

Romantic Outlaws: The Extraordinary Lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and Her Daughter Mary Shelley by Charlotte Gordon

As a fan of biographies, I was thrilled to discover this book that details both the lives of eighteenth century writer, philosopher, and advocate of women’s rights Mary Wollstonecraft, and her daughter Mary Shelley, author of the classic novel… 186 more words

Public Library

Mary Shelley and the Birth of SF - Gary K Wolfe. Lecture 1.

I’ve started listening to a lecture series by Gary K Wolfe on SF. Here’s a few jottings from the first lecture.

Frankenstein

Moon's Nodes, Midsummer, and Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein"...

I have noticed over the years that having natal horoscope planets, Angles or Nodes around 0-5 degrees of Cancer (Midsummer), Libra (Autumn Equinox) Capricorn (Midwinter) or Aries (Spring Equinox) tends to bring significant inner or outer events into the lives of clients, students, friends and family at those key times of the year. 181 more words

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