From several character analyses, a popular subject to write about during the time of “The Ancient Mariner” and Frankenstein was the effect of colonization and the search for knowledge as well as what effect new lands had on one’s psychological health and the effect of these ventures on social relationships with family and friends. Both Shelley and Coleridge were “vociferously opposed to unregulated and irresponsible venturing into the unknown in the real world. A...
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