Vol. I, Chapter VI, pp. 138–139

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus

London: Printed for Lackington, Hughes, Harding, Mavor, & Jones, 1818.

Purchased by Pierpont Morgan in 1910

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She told me, that that same evening William had entreated her to let him wear a miniature that she possessed of your mother, which was set in jewels.