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Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley, the Romantic outlaw who started the modern science fiction genre with her novel "Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus," and put up with a lot of crap from dudes.

Mary Shelley (née Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin; 30 August 1797 – 1 February 1851) was an English novelist, short story writer, dramatist, essayist, biographer, and travel writer, best known for her Gothic novel 'Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus' (1818).  She also edited and promoted the works of her husband, the Romantic poet and philosopher Percy Bysshe Shelley.  her at the age of 53.

Mary Shelley - famous for "Frankenstein", which I reread in grad school because it came up in one of my critiques. Now I sometimes use the word frankenstein as a verb to describe my art making process.

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,.

Romantic Outlaws: The Extraordinary Lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and Her Daughter Mary Shelley by Charlotte Gordon

Romantic Outlaws: The Extraordinary Lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and Her Daughter Mary Shelley - Charlotte Gordon

O anarquismo filosófico de Godwin postula que o Estado não possui legitimidade moral, que não há obrigações individuais ou o dever de obediência ao Estado e, consequentemente, o Estado não detém o direito de comandar indivíduos. No entanto, Godwin não advoga a revolução para eliminar o Estado.

Philosopher and writer William Godwin, a regular visitor to the Martin household, by Henry William Pickersgill

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