RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 52995820 LA English UL http://www.deslibris.ca/ID/402679 T1 Mary Wollstonecraft and Mary Shelley : writing lives A1 Buss, Helen M., Macdonald, David Lorne,, McWhir, Anne,, PB Wilfrid Laurier University Press PP Waterloo, Ont., Canada YR 2001 SN 0585463417 9780585463414 0889203636 9780889203631 0889203644 9780889203648 9780889209435 088920943X 1280925361 9781280925368 AB Pioneers in life writing, Mary Wollstonecraft, author of A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792), and Mary Shelley, author of Frankenstein (1818), are now widely regarded as two of the leading writers of the Romantic period. They are both responsible for opening up new possibilities for women in genres traditionally dominated by men. This volume brings together essays on Wollstonecraft's and Shelley's life writing by some of the most prominent scholars in Canada, Australia, and the United States. It also includes a full-length play by award-winning Canadian playwright Rose Scollard. To.