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Creator and created in mary shelley's frankenstein naomi hetherington he re-wrote mary's novel in a form palatable to the conservative nineteenth century theatre-going public shelley likewise juxtaposed the isolation of the over-reacher with domestic happiness. Isolation in mary shelley's frankenstein mary shelley's novel, frankenstein, has several themes imbedded in the text one major theme is of isolation many of the characters experience some time of isolation the.
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