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.
'Game of Thrones' Star Sophie Turner Joins 'Mary Shelley's Monster' -- Sophie Turner will play the 'Frankenstein' author in 'Mary Shelley's Monster', with Jeremy Irvine and Taissa Farmiga also attached to star. -- http://www.movieweb.com/news/game-of-thrones-star-sophie-turner-joins-mary-shelleys-monster
Happy #musicmonday! Today we have the cover of #sheetmusic from 1886 featuring the poem "Love's Philosophy" by Percy Bysshe Shelley (husband of "Frankenstein" author Mary Shelley). American composer Jules Jordan created the music set to this poem. Stop by the Music Library in Fenwick to see this for yourself! #HClibraries #musiclibrary #percybyssheshelley #julesjordan #lovesphilosophy by hc.libs
She’s been called the queen of horror, the mother of science fiction, and is one of the most recognized gothic novelists in literature. Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, best known for the 1818 novel Frankenstein, or The Modern Prometheus — a totally terr…
A British academic stumbled upon a trove of unpublished letters from 'Frankenstein' author Mary Shelley, who was the daughter of women's rights activist Mary Wollstonecraft and the wife of Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley. Nora Crook, emerita professor of English Literature at Anglia Ruskin University, said that she found the letters at the Essex Record Office. "I knew right away they had never been published before," she told The Guardian.
Mary Shelley on Frankenstein: From the Guardian archive, 26 November 1831