By Maggie Kilgour
during this cogent research of the increase and fall of the gothic as a favored shape, Kilgour juxtaposes the writings of William Godwin with Mary Wollstonecraft, and Ann Radcliffe with Matthew Lewis. She concludes with an in depth studying of the crucial gothic novel, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.
a powerful and hugely unique research, The upward push of the Gothic Novel is a useful contribution to the continued literary debates which encompass this influential genre.
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The Rise of the Gothic Novel by Maggie Kilgour