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Elements of the Gothic Novel
Robert Harris, a retired English professor, lists all the basic literary elements of the Gothic novel. Includes a vocabulary of the Gothic (from Horace Walpole's 'The Castle of Otranto').
Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein" (1818) -- A Summary of Modern Criticism
Brief article discussing various critical approaches to the novel. Also contains a list of references.
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Chronology & Resource Site
Detailed chronology of Mary Shelley's life, a selection of contemporary reviews of her works, and links to electronic editions of her writings--including The Mortal Immortal,' one of the most popular of Mary Shelley's stories. From Romantic Circles (a Web site devoted to the study of Romantic-period culture, maintained by the Univ. of Maryland).
My Hideous Progeny: Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein
Website containing information about Mary Shelley’s life and work. A large portion of the site is devoted to a discussion of Frankenstein a description of the characters, lists of literary works referred to in the text, and lists of film and theatrical productions. Links are included.
Recommended Web Sites for Frankenstein Research
Brief references for History 257: Computing Applications in History and the Humanities: Frankenstein.
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