First published in Master Narratives: Tellers and Telling in the English Novel, a memorial volume for Bill Ruddick, Ashgate, 2003. This micro-ebook is extracted from the electronic edition by Humanities-Ebooks, 2007.
Topics and Keywords:
Mary Shelley; William Godwin; incest; narrative, Frankenstein, Paradise Lost, Goethe's Werther, Plutarch's Lives, Brockden Brown, Arthur Mervyn, father-daughter incest, John Fletcher's The Captaine, Vittorio Alfieri's Myrrha,
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About the author
Frederick Burwick is Professor Emeritus at UCLA, founding editor of European Romantic Review, and a prolific scholar of Comparative Romanticism