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The annotated Frankenstein

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Susan J Wolfson; Ronald Levao
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2012.
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A monster assembled by a scientist from parts of dead bodies develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator, in an annotated edition that offers insights into Shelley's literary and social worlds.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Gothic fiction
Horror fiction
Commentaren (vorm)
Romans (teksten)
Named Person: Mary Shelley
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Susan J Wolfson; Ronald Levao
ISBN: 9780674055520 0674055527
OCLC Number: 792887362
Description: 387 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Texts and authorship --
Frankenstein; or, The modern Prometheus, 1818 : Volume I. Preface/Walton's letters/Chapters I-VII ; Volume II. Chapters I-IX ; Volume III. Chapters I-VII --
Frankenstein; or, The modern Prometheus, 1831: Editors' introduction ; Mary Shelley's introduction ; Sample of revised passages --
Timelines.
Other Titles: Frankenstein
Responsibility: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ; edited by Susan Wolfson and Ronald Levao.

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Published in 1818, Frankenstein has spellbound readers for generations and has inspired numerous retellings and sequels in every medium, making the myth familiar even to those who have never read a  Read more...

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