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.
Juliet: Come, cords, come, nurse; I'll to my wedding-bed;
And death, not Romeo, take my maidenhead!
Mathew Gregory Lewis (1775-1818), author, known as "Monk Lewis" for his Gothic novel, The Monk (1796).
5. For Sir Walter Scott's tangled relations in 1813 with the Edinburgh publishing house, John Ballantyne and Company, see Edgar Johnson, Sir Walter Scott, The Great Unknown (London: Macmillan, 1970), I, 413 ff.
Aside the Devil turnd
For envie, yet with jealous leer maligne
Ey'd them askance