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Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Philip Wilkinson
Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 2008.
Series: DK illustrated classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Mary Shelley's gothic tale is the world's most famous work of horror fiction. The story concerns Victor Frankenstein, whose obsession with fashioning a new being leads him to create a pathetic, but monstrous creature--an act that has terrifying consequences."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Horror fiction
Science fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Victor Frankenstein, (Fictitious character); Frankenstein's Monster, (Fictitious character); Victor Frankenstein, (Fictitious character); Frankenstein's Monster, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Philip Wilkinson
ISBN: 9780756633301 0756633303
OCLC Number: 166872429
Notes: "Full unabridged text"--Cover.
"Frankenstein first published 1818"--Title page verso.
Description: 256 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Title: DK illustrated classics.
Other Titles: Frankenstein
Modern Prometheus
Responsibility: Mary Shelley ; with features written by Philip Wilkinson.

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"Mary Shelley's gothic tale is the world's most famous work of horror fiction. The story concerns Victor Frankenstein, whose obsession with fashioning a new being leads him to create a pathetic, but monstrous creature--an act that has terrifying consequences."--Page 4 of cover.

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