Kirwin

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Frankenstein, Edited by Stuart Curran
STUDY AIDS : CHARACTERS

Kirwin


Irish magistrate who charges Victor Frankenstein with the death of Clerval (III:4:1).

When Frankenstein falls into another fever, this one lasting two months, Kirwin nurses him back to health until Victor's father arrives (III:4:36). Afterwards, Kirwin, convinced of Frankenstein's innocence, serves as his defense (III:4:44).

Original publication date

1818
1831

Published @ RC

May 2009