https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1816_in_the_United_KingdomEvents from the year 1816 in the United Kingdom. Contents. [hide]. 1 Incumbents; 2 Events. 2.1 Unknown dates. 3 Publications; 4 Births; 5 Deaths; 6 References ...
- Kubla Khan, poem by Samuel Taylor Coleridge.
- On First Looking into Chapman's Homer, sonnet by John Keats.
- Glenarvon, novel by Lady Caroline Lamb.
- The Antiquary, The Black Dwarf and Old Mortality, novels by Walter Scott.
- The Prisoner of Chillon, poem by Lord Byron.
On 17th June 1816, on a stormy summer evening, 18 year old Mary Godwin (soon to be Mary Shelley) told the ghost story that became Frankenstein