Lives of the Great Romantics, Part III Godwin, Wollstonecraft & Mary Shelley by their Contemporaries
Lives of the Great Romantics, Part II Keats, Coleridge and Scott by their Contemporaries
By Betty T Bennett
June 01, 1999
This volume sheds light on contemporary perception of William Godwin, Mary Wollstonecraft and Mary Shelley, a biographically and intellectually compelling literary family of the Romantic period. The writings reveal the personalities of the subjects, and the motives and agendas of the biographers....
By Fiona Robertson
March 01, 1997
In this second collection of biographical accounts of Romantic writers, the characters of Keats, Coleridge and Scott are recalled by their contemporaries, offering insights into their lives and writings, as well as into the art of 19th-century biography....
By Chris Hart
March 20, 1996
The memoirs in this collection are written by those who had personal knowledge of Shelley, Byron and Wordsworth, or who claimed to be recording the accounts of those who had such knowledge. Each volume in this set contains facsimilies of the original memoirs....