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Frankenstein, or, The modern prometheus

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1992.
Series: Everyman's library, no. 62.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At this challenge, Mary Shelley began work on the 'ghost story' that was to evolve into the most celebrated horror novel in literary history. Frankenstein was published the next year and become the rage of London. In the generations since, the story of Victor Frankenstein and the monster he created has been read by millions all over the world. It has inspired hundreds of imitations, but it has never been equaled for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Horror fiction
Gothic fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851.
Frankenstein, or, The modern prometheus.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1992
(OCoLC)606480626
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
ISBN: 0679409998 9780679409991
OCLC Number: 24362028
Description: xxxiii, 231 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Everyman's library, no. 62.
Other Titles: Frankenstein
Modern prometheus
Responsibility: Mary Shelley ; with an introduction by Wendy Lesser.
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At this challenge, Mary Shelley began work on the 'ghost story' that was to evolve into the most celebrated horror novel in literary history. Frankenstein was published the next year and become the rage of London. In the generations since, the story of Victor Frankenstein and the monster he created has been read by millions all over the world. It has inspired hundreds of imitations, but it has never been equaled for its masterful manipulation of the elements of horror and suspense.

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