Mary Shelley

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Mary Shelley
Mary Shelley's portrait bi Richard Rothwell, shawn at the Ryal Academy in 1840, accompanied bi lines frae Percy Shelley's poem The Revolt of Islam cawin her a "bairn o luve an licht".[1]
BornMary Wollstonecraft Godwin
30 August 1797
Somers Town, Lunnon, Ingland
Dee'd1 Februar 1851(1851-02-01) (aged 53)
Chester Square, Lunnon, Ingland
PeriodRomantic / Gothic
SpoosePercy Bysshe Shelley
(m. 1816–1822; his daith)
BairnsPercy Florence Shelley
RelativesWilliam Godwin (faither)
Mary Wollstonecraft (mither)
Fanny Imlay (maternal hauf-sister)
Claire Clairmont (stepsister)

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (née Godwin; 30 August 1797 – 1 Februar 1851) wis an Inglis novelist, short story writer, dramatist, essayist, biographer, an travel writer, best kent for her Gothic novelle Frankenstein: or, The Modren Prometheus (1818). She an aa eeditit an promotit the wirks o her husband, the Romantic poet an filosofer Percy Bysshe Shelley. Her faither wis the poleetical filosofer William Godwin, an her mither wis the filosofer an feminist Mary Wollstonecraft.

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  1. Seymour, 458.