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Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Maurice Hindle
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2007.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Penguin classics deluxe edView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Horror fiction
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Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851.
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus.
New York : Penguin Books, 2007
(OCoLC)894800906
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Maurice Hindle
ISBN: 9780143105039 0143105035
OCLC Number: 175296766
Description: xxx, 273 p. ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Frankenstein
Modern Prometheus
Responsibility: Mary Shelley ; edited with notes by Maurice Hindle ; introduction by Elizabeth Kostova.

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In trying to create life, the young student Victor Frankenstein unleashes forces beyond his control, setting into motion a long and tragic chain of events that brings Victor to the very brink of  Read more...

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Mary Shelley's Frankenstein is one of the masterpieces of nineteenth-century Gothicism. While stay-ing in the Swiss Alps in 1816 with her lover Percy Shelley, Lord Byron, and others, Mary, then Read more...

 
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