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England's first family of writers : Mary Wollstonecraft, William Godwin, Mary Shelley

Author: Julie Ann Carlson
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Life and literature were inseparable in the daily lives of Mary Wollstonecraft, William Godwin, and Mary Shelley. In England's First Family of Writers, Julie A. Carlson demonstrates how and why the works of these individuals can only be fully understood within the context of the family unit in which they were created." "The first to consider their writing collectively, Carlson finds in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Carlson, Julie Ann, 1955-
England's first family of writers.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)608524434
Named Person: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; William Godwin; Mary Wollstonecraft; William Godwin; Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Mary Wollstonecraft; Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; William Godwin; Mary Wollstonecraft; Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; William Godwin; Mary Wollstonecraft
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Ann Carlson
ISBN: 9780801886188 080188618X
OCLC Number: 74029330
Description: 328 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Family, writing, public --
pt. I. Revising family. Making public love ; Forms of attachment ; Family relations --
pt. II. Life works. Fancy's history ; Living off and on: the literary work of mourning ; A juvenile library ; or, Works of a new species --
Epilogue: On Percy's case.
Responsibility: Julie A. Carlson.
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