Likewise, people ask, was Mary Shelley friends with William Blake?
William Blake In Real Life: The Frankenstein Chronicles do a pretty good job with Blake . He did indeed pass away in the summer of 1827. He was also a printer and poet. He had some “cool” acquaintances, though Mary Shelley is stretching when she says that he and her mom were friends .
Similarly, did Mary Shelley keep Percy’s heart? Instead of burying it with the rest of his remains in the Protestant Cemetery in Rome, Mary kept the heart in a silken shroud, and is said to have carried it with her nearly everywhere for years. In 1852, a year after she died, Percy’s heart was found in her desk.
Also question is, how did Mary Shelley come up with Frankenstein?
Mary Shelley created the story on a rainy afternoon in 1816 in Geneva, where she was staying with her husband, the poet Percy Bysshe Shelley , their friend Lord Byron and Lord Byron’s physician, John Polidori. The group, trapped indoors by the inclement weather, passed the time telling and writing ghost stories.
Did Mary Shelley have a baby?
Pregnant and often ill, Mary Godwin had to cope with Percy’s joy at the birth of his son by Harriet Shelley in late 1814 and his constant outings with Claire Clairmont. On 22 February 1815, she gave birth to a two-months premature baby girl, who was not expected to survive.