Spotted this in the NYPL digital archives: Mary Shelley’s embellished draft of Queen of the Universe, a revision of Queen Mab.
When Shelley’s friend asked what she was up to the famous writer is reported to have said, “I’ve drawn…a monster!” (Couldn’t resist.)

Spotted this in the NYPL digital archives: Mary Shelley’s embellished draft of Queen of the Universe, a revision of Queen Mab.

When Shelley’s friend asked what she was up to the famous writer is reported to have said, “I’ve drawn…a monster!” (Couldn’t resist.)

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  27. nypl said: Thanks, fsgbooks! This is by Percy Bysshe Shelley, though - Mary’s husband.
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