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Frankenstein, or the Modern prometheus

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2007.
Series: Vintage classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What you create can destroy you. One freezing morning, a lone man wandering across the artic ice caps is rescued from starvation by a ship's captain. "Victor Frankenstein's" story is one of ambition, murder and revenge. As a young scientist he pushed moral boundaries in order to cross the final scientific frontier and create life. But his creation is a monster stitched together from grave-robbed body parts who has  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Horror fiction
Science fiction
Classical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
ISBN: 9780099512042 0099512041 9780099503835 0099503832
OCLC Number: 124025237
Description: 231 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Vintage classics.
Other Titles: Frankenstein
Modern Prometheus
Responsibility: Mary Shelley.

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Victor Frankenstein's story is one of ambition, murder and revenge. As a young scientist he pushed moral boundaries in order to cross the final scientific frontier and create life. But his creation  Read more...

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"A masterpiece" -- Philip Pullman "More relevant today than ever" -- Benjamin Zephaniah "One of the most original and complete productions of the day" -- Percy Bysshe Shelley "I saw the pale student Read more...

 
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