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Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

Mary Shelley - Author of the legendary novel "Frankenstein." - I owe much to Shelley's work for sparking my tastes in horror and the Romantic period and social observation. Not only that, I intensely identify with her - as we share the birthday of August

Ha!  heja, passion... quote from Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.

A quote from Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.-You almost sympathize with Adam here, I never read it fully enough to appreciate it until now.Now I see the story as being very depressing and heart wrenching as well as disturbing.

I do not wish women to have power over men; but over themselves.  Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Portrait of Mary Shelley by Richard Rothwell, 1840 -- Author of 'Frankenstein'. Mary was only 18 when she wrote it!

I read Frankenstein in 7th grade, and my liberal fimnist teacher would fangirl about Mary Shelley all the time.

I read Frankenstein in grade, and my liberal fimnist teacher would fangirl about Mary Shelley all the time.

Mary Shelley knew, mark my words.

Mary Shelley knew, mark my words. // i mean no shit she knew, the memorable character is the creation and the title is frankenstein and by weird human logic the creation must be frankenstein

Literally the worst main character ever. Anytime anything happened, he just got sick!

Literally the worst main character ever. Anytime anything happened, he just got sick!//// Love the Prometheus reference by necro-romantic, esp cuz of the books other title.

Frankenstein author Mary Shelley  kept her dead husband’s heart and  carried it with her for almost 30 years  until she died in 1851. It was found in  a desk drawer a year later, wrapped  in a copy of one of his final poems.  Source

Frankenstein author Mary Shelley kept her dead husband’s heart and carried it with her for almost 30 years until she died in It was found in a desk drawer a year later, wrapped in a copy of one of his final poems.

Mary Shelley wisdom

Wrong quote, Mery Shelley never wrote this (at least not that I know or could find) but it's still a good quote, from Mary Wollestonecraft I think. "No man chooses evil because he is evil.

Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-97) Writer, feminist and philosopher, first woman to articulate the gap between the rights of man and rights of women. In 1792 she wrote her book, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, which is still a powerful tract today. Her daughter, of course, was Mary Shelley, the famous author of Frankenstein

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Mary Wollstonecraft Writer, feminist and philosopher, first woman to articulate the gap between the rights of man and rights of women. In 1792 she wrote her book, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, which is still a powerful tract today.

Illustrations for Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. Frankenstein is possibly my favourite book ever, I love how the flowery prose and heavy romantic influences combine with the gruesome plot. I wanted to draw it a bit differently - giving a very vague,...

Illustrations for Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

Illustrations for Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. Frankenstein is possibly my favourite book ever, I love how the flowery prose and heavy romantic influences combine with the gruesome plot. I wanted to draw it a bit differently - giving a very vague,.

We didn't just join geek culture- we invented it.  Boom.

mythosidhe: Although I have to point out that there was a piece of speculative science fiction called The Blazing World published by one Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne in slightly predating Mary Shelley.

Love that blue pelisse...   Mary Shelley (Elle Fanning) & Percy Shelley (Douglas Booth) - A Storm in the Stars (2016)

Love that blue pelisse. Mary Shelley (Elle Fanning) & Percy Shelley (Douglas Booth) - A Storm in the Stars

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