A story of Mary Shelley by Angela Barrett
via storybookland о книге: Long before Mary Shelley published her Gothic masterpiece, Frankenstein, in 1818, at the age of nineteen, she shared fireside ghost tales at the home of family friends in Scotland. It was there that the headstrong girl - orphaned by her mother, spurned by her stepmother,…
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Leigh Hunt to Percy B. and Mary W. Shelley. 8, York Buildings, New Road, August, 1819. My Dear Friends, henever I write to you, I seem to be transported to your presence. I dart out of the window like a bird, dash into a south-western current of air, skim over the cool waters, hurry over the basking lands, rise like a lark over the mountains, fling like a swallow into the vallies, skim again, pant for breath, there's Leghorn eccomi! how d'ye do? I wish you would encourage my epistolatory…
Self-portrait of the Shelleys' friend Edward Williams - Shelley's Ghost - Reshaping the image of a literary family
Edward Williams, devoted friend of Shelley. I've always felt that Ned Williams made Shelley's last months bearable. It is unfortunate that both drowned together.
Portrait of Trelawny. When Shelley's body washed up on August 15 Trelawney built a funeral pyre for his friend. He gathered Byron, and the others on the beach at Via Reggio. Mary could not attend.
Shelley's Ghost - Reshaping the image of a literary family
Portrait of Jane Williams, last muse of Shelley, whose husband drowned with him in the Ariel. Painted after her return to England the same year, in 1822.
A rediscovered painting of Mary Shelley, never shown before, is just one of the treasures currently on display at the Bodleian Library in Ox...