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Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft 1797-1851

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The annotated Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Book )

2,541 editions published between 1541 and 2020 in 33 languages and held by 35,886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A monster assembled by a scientist from parts of dead bodies develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator
The last man by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( )

173 editions published between 1826 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 7,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the twenty-first century, and England is a republic governed by a ruling elite, one of whom, Adrian, Earl of Windsor, has introduced a Cumbrian boy to the circle. This outsider, Lionel Verney, narrates, a tale of complicated, tragic love, and of the gradual extermination of the human race by plague
Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Recording )

394 editions published between 1970 and 2018 in 11 languages and held by 4,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A monster assembled by a scientist develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator
Frankenstein, or, The modern prometheus by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Book )

216 editions published between 1818 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At this challenge, Mary Shelley began work on the 'ghost story' that was to evolve into the most celebrated horror novel in literary history. Frankenstein was published the next year and become the rage of London. In the generations since, the story of Victor Frankenstein and the monster he created has been read by millions all over the world. It has inspired hundreds of imitations, but it has never been equaled for its masterful manipulation of the elements of horror and suspense
Valperga, or, The life and adventures of Castruccio, Prince of Lucca by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( )

57 editions published between 1823 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Valperga, published in 1823 and reprinted here for the first time, was Mary Shelley's second novel, the successor to Frankenstein. Set in fourteenth-century Tuscany, the novel shares certain structural features with the popular fictions of Sir Walter Scott, most notably the novel Ivanhoe with its contrasting heroines, but Mary Shelley's work pointedly challenges Scott's model, inverting his masculinist and conservative outlook, foregrounding the lives of its principal women, Euthanasia dei Adimari and Beatrice of Ferrara, and attaching to the figure of Castruccio Castracani, Prince of Lucca, a retrograde authoritarianism and sterile lust for power. Valperga, steeped in Mary Shelley's command of local Italian history and culture, offers the vivid pleasures of accomplished historical fiction, while at the same time representing in the clash between Castruccio and Euthanasia a struggle between autocracy and liberal democracy that speaks directly to the contemporary political tensions of post-Napoleonic Europe. Timed for Mary Shelley's bicentennial and superbly introduced by Stuart Curran, this exciting new edition makes available a bold yet little-known work by one of the finest minds in English letters."--Jacket
Notes to the complete poetical works of Percy Bysshe Shelley by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( )

13 editions published between 1839 and 2014 in English and held by 1,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remarkable writer and intellectual in her own right, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley first encountered the poet Percy Bysshe Shelley when she was only a teenager. After fathering three of her children, Shelley drowned during a storm. In this volume of essays and annotations, Mary Shelley provides unique insight into Shelley's body of poetic work
Frankenstein : the 1818 text, contexts, nineteenth-century responses, modern criticism by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Book )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 1,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[In this text], Contemporary perspective is provided in two supporting sections. "Contexts" includes related writings by Mary Shelley, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Lord Byron, and John William Polidori. "Nineteenth-Century Responses" gathers six reactions to Frankenstein's publication from the years 1818 to 1886, including those by Percy Bysshe Shelley and Hugh Reginald Haweis. "Criticism" is a collection of twelve seminal essays that provide a variety of perspectives on "Frankenstein" by Christopher Small, George Levine ... Marilyn Butler, and Lawrence Lipking
Frankenstein : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Book )

33 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 1,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a scientist who discovers the secret of generating life from lifeless matter, and puts this knowledge to use by creating a monster being. Presents the 1831 text along with five critical essays coming from five different critical perpectives. Each essay is accompanied by an introduction to the history, principles and practice of that critical perspective
John Keats and Percy Bysshe Shelley : complete poetical works by John Keats( Book )

22 editions published between 1817 and 1968 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete poems of John Keats and Percy Shelley. ISBN 0-394-60466-0
Mathilda by Mary Wollstonecraft( Book )

75 editions published between 1819 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mary Shelley's Mathilda, the story of one woman's existential struggle after learning of her father's desire for her, has been identified as Shelley's most important work after Frankenstein. The two texts share many characteristics, besides authorship and contemporaneity: both concern parental abandonment; both contribute to the Gothic form through themes of incest, insanity, suicidality, monstrosity, and isolation; and both are epistolary. However, Mathilda was not published until 1959, 140 years after Shelley wrote it--in part because Shelley's father, William Godwin, suppressed it. This new edition encourages a critical reconsideration of a novella that has been critically stereotyped as biographical, and explores the importance of the novella to the Romantic debate about suicide. Historical appendices trace the connections between Mathilda and other works by Shelley and by her mother, Mary Wollstonecraft, while also providing biographical documents, contemporary works on the theme of incest, and documents on suicide in the Romantic era."--
Collected tales and stories by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Book )

25 editions published between 1976 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lodore by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( )

60 editions published between 1835 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The central story follows the fortunes of the wife and daughter of the title character, Lord Lodore, who is killed in a duel at the end of the first volume, leaving a trail of legal, financial, and familial obstacles for the two "heroines" to negotiate
The letters of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Book )

in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein, or the modern Prometheus by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Recording )

50 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victor Frankenstein discovers the secret of creating life and fashions an eight-foot monster, only to bring danger and destruction to the lives of those he loves
Frankenstein : the original 1818 'uncensored' edition by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus is the original 1818 'Uncensored' Edition of Frankenstein as first published anonymously in 1818. This original version is much more true to the spirit of the author's original intentions than the heavily revised 1831 edition, edited by Shelley, in part, because of pressure to make the story more conservative. Many scholars prefer the 1818 text to the more common 1831 edition. Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus is a novel written by Mary Shelley about a creature produced by an unorthodox scientific experiment. Shelley started writing the story when she was nineteen, and the novel was published when she was twenty-one. The first edition was published anonymously in London in 1818. Shelley's name appears on the second edition, published in France in 1823. Shelley had travelled in the region of Geneva, where much of the story takes place, and the topics of galvanism and other similar occult ideas were themes of conversation among her companions, particularly her future husband, Percy Shelley. The storyline emerged from a dream. Mary, Percy, Lord Byron, and John Polidori decided to have a competition to see who could write the best horror story. After thinking for weeks about what her possible storyline could be, Shelley dreamt about a scientist who created life and was horrified by what he had made. She then wrote Frankenstein
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus : the 1818 text in three volumes by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A monster assembled by a scientist from parts of dead bodies develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator
Frankenstein, or, the modern Prometheus : annotated for scientists, engineers, and creators of all kinds by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( )

6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new critical edition of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein was developed by leading scholars for aspiring scientists, engineers, and medical professionals. This unique framing will make this a core text in promoting and enhancing interdisciplinary dialogue on the nature, roles, and responsibilities of scientists and engineers in society. To be published in time for the 2018 bicentennial of its original publication, this edition will be produced in print and as an enhanced e-book. The e-book will contain the full text of the novel (in the public domain) plus all of the substantial scholarly material that was commissioned and developed for this new edition, including essays by leading scholars, and will be most valuable to students and teachers of ethics. Digital features will include include reader annotation, bookmarking, and multimedia content. -- Provided by publisher
The poetical works of Percy Bysshe Shelley by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

54 editions published between 1824 and 2010 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine of Nora's friends and relatives bring her replacement cats after she loses her beloved Amelia, but there is still one surprise in store
Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

40 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tampering with life and death, Dr. Frankenstein pieces together salvaged body parts to create a human monster
Young Frankenstein by Gene Wilder( Visual )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un descendant du docteur Frankenstein, célèbre créateur de monstres, est professeur dans une université américaine. Apprenant qu'il a hérité du domaine familial, il se rend en Transsylvanie pour s'installer au château des Frankenstein. Ayant retrouvé les documents de son ancêtre, il entreprend de reprendre ses expériences, avec l'aide d'un bossu et d'une jeune assistante. Quand sa fiancée vient le visiter, elle est victime de la créature monstrueuse animée par le jeune professeur Frankenstein
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