Requiem for the Author of Frankenstein (Paperback)

By: Dwyer, Molly

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Preparing a paper on Frankenstein, scholar Anna Trevor falls into alarmingly realistic dreams, meeting Mary Shelley, who reveals truths only she could know. When the dreams enter Anna's waking state, she begins to believe that Mary and her lovers, Percy Bysshe Shelley and Lord Byron, actually exist as conscious beings sharing time and space-and mind-with her.

Title: Requiem for the Author of Frankenstein (Paperback)

Author Name: Dwyer, Molly

Categories: Other,

Publisher: U.S.A., Lost Coast Press: 2008

ISBN Number: 1882897935

ISBN Number 13: 9781882897933

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Fair

Type: Book

Seller ID: 018036

Description: Fair condition. No interior writing or highlighting. Some coverwear/pagewear. Requiem for the Author of Frankenstein (Paperback) By Product Description REQUIEM FOR THE AUTHOR OF FRANKENSTEIN plunges readers into the life of Mary Shelley and her riveting encounters with Coleridge, Byron, Percy Shelley, Blake, and other luminaries of the Romantic Era. This large cast of colorful characters come fully to life in a their 19th century landscape Dwyer as given us Shelley's world, from the dirty, scary streets of downtown London to the scenic countryside of Pisa and Lerici, the Italian fishing village where Percy Shelley lived before his fateful drowning. REQUIEM FOR THE AUTHOR OF FRANKENSTEIN sheds light on the revolutionary life and achievements of Mary Shelley, a gifted writer and independent woman far ahead of her time. But its more than a historical novel; the narrative swims back and forth across time as the reader follows modern day protagonist, Anna Trevor into a labyrinth of haunted dream corridors and, like Anna, must grapple with genuine questions about the relationship between dream and reality. Product Details Paperback: 600 pages Publisher: Lost Coast Press; 1st edition (February 29, 2008) Language: English ISBN-10: 1882897935 ISBN-13: 978-1882897933 Product Dimensions: 8.8 x 6 x 1.6 inches

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