Ghosts of Geneva: Mary Shelley and The Animatron (Free Kindle Book) – By Kate Hoyland
|Title: Ghosts of Geneva: Mary Shelley and The Animatron
Author: Kate Hoyland (Endeavour Press Ltd.)
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|It was the most famous gathering in English literary history. In May, 1816, Lord Byron and Percy Shelley rented neighbouring house on the shores of Lake Geneva.One rainy day, Byron came up with an idea – and one that was to change the course of literature. “We will each write a ghost story,” he declared.
His companions – the dazzling poet Shelley and his 18-year old mistress Mary, the handsome, neurotic doctor Polidori, and Byron himself – on the run…