This resource provides a detailed chronology of Mary Shelley's life and work, as well as several contemporary reviews of her novels and of a play inspired by Frankenstein.
2. The two long articles in Vol. V, No. 9 (Feb. 1811), the next issue to be published (some time after 9 March), are #130 and #136 . The Bath friend is Thomas Falconer (1772-1839), Oxford-educated classical scholar.
3. An allusion to #133, a review by Copleston of Whitaker's De Motu per Britanniam Civico. Thomas Dunham Whitaker (1759-1821), clergyman and author of notable county topographies. Robert Nares (1753-1829), clergyman, keeper of manuscripts at the British Museum, founded the British Critic in 1793 and was its editor.
6. "Suc a hic & ubique": Latin for "here and everywhere". Gifford uses the phrase as well in his 3 September 1811 letter to Copleston, again to describe Heber.