The answer to #9 also wrote the screenplay for a 1994 film (starring Kenneth Branagh and Robert DeNiro) based on a novel by this author. This author wrote the novella Mathilda which was first published in 1959, well over a century after it was written. This author also wrote The Last Man, one of the earliest examples of a post-apocalypse story set in the distant future. Identify this English author who also wrote extensively about travels through Europe.
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley