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    E–pub/E–book (Mary Diana Dods a gentleman and a scholar) Betty Bennett was a leading scholar of Mary Shelley While getting Shelley's letters ready for publication she came across the following names David Lyndsay and Walter Sholto Douglas The only thing known about them

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    E–pub/E–book (Mary Diana Dods a gentleman and a scholar) The story of an unusual 19th century woman who lived as a man for a time She sounds like an interesting person but her story is ultimately uite sad

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    E–pub/E–book (Mary Diana Dods a gentleman and a scholar) The story of Mary Diana Dods is inherently interesting The illegitimate daughter of a Scottish lord Mary Diana Dod

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    E–pub/E–book (Mary Diana Dods a gentleman and a scholar) Betty T Bennett is very passionate about Mary Shelley While arranging a collection of her letters Bennett discovered a strange cast of characters She doesn't understand why she can't track the lives of two of Shelley's associates Walter Sholto Douglas and David Lyndsay Who were these men?Bennett's determination to fully document She

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Mary Diana Dods a gentleman and a scholar review ´ 103 W nearly two centuries later her story is revealed as a tale of imagination and defiance with a sly grin at posterityMost works of literary scholarship give us the finished product cogently argued and persuasively documented But in this astonishing book Bennett also reveals the mysterious processbehind the product the teller behind the tale Women's Review of BooksAn astounding tale of intrigue collusion and friendship The uncovering of Mary Diana Dods must be one of the best literary mystery stories of our age Keats Shelley Journa. The story of an unusual 19th century woman who lived as a man for a time She sounds like an interesting person but her story is ultimately uite sad

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Mary Diana Dods a gentleman and a scholar review ´ 103 By an investigative and analytical feat of true Sherlockian proportions Bennett cracks an elaborate conspiracy that had successfully veiled a Pandora's box of sexual scandal and literary intrigue until Bennett herself revealed it to the world Los Angeles TimesIn the 1820s Mary Shelley the celebrated author of Frankenstein had among her many acuaintances two intriguing friends One the author David Lyndsay had published admired books poems and short stories The other Walter Sholto Douglas husband of Mary Shelley's dear friend Isabel. This a an amazing story I read this book some 20 years ago and reread it this weekend After seeing the movie The Invisible Woman by Ralph Fiennes I was looking for that wonderful book by my favorite biographist Claire Tomalin and came across this Betty T Bennett bookMs Bennett searched the whole Anglo saxon world wanting to know about David Lyndsay and Walter Sholto Douglas friends of Mary Shelley To keep it short she finds out these two man are one person and he is a woman Live was not easy for a woman onhet own in the 19th century so why not let the world think you are a manIf you can get your hands on this book please do read it

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Mary Diana Dods a gentleman and a scholar review ´ 103 La Robinson Douglas was an aspiring diplomat In 1830 traces of both men suddenly and completely disappeared from Mary Shelley's life but not from historical evidenceBetty T Bennett came across both men as she conducted research in the Shelley correspondence Through years of investigation Bennett uncovered the improbable truth David Lyndsay and Walter Sholto Douglas were the same person and despite historical and legal evidence to the contrary that person was a woman Mary Diana Dods illegitimate daughter of a Scottish aristocrat No. Betty Bennett was a leading scholar of Mary Shelley While getting Shelley s letters ready for publication she came across the following names David Lyndsay and Walter Sholto Douglas The only thing known about them was David was a writer and Walter was the husband of Isabella Robinson Douglas a friend of Mary Shelley Betty Bennett decided to find out about the two men This would lead Her on a search to England Scotland and France to discover a deception that Mary Shelley herself was part This book takes you on a step by step journey to solve the mystery of two minor footnotes in literature and turning them into major players in the life of Mary Shelley

  • Paperback
  • 312
  • Mary Diana Dods a gentleman and a scholar
  • Betty T. Bennett
  • English
  • 05 July 2020
  • 9780801849848