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Frankenstein : or, The modern Prometheus

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; M K Joseph
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2008]
Series: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young Swiss scientist's discovery of the cause of generation leads to the creation of a hideous monster.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Epistolary fiction
Gothic fiction
Horror fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851.
Frankenstein.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008
(OCoLC)609190692
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; M K Joseph
ISBN: 9780199537167 019953716X
OCLC Number: 311263151
Description: xx, 239 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Other Titles: Modern Prometheus
Responsibility: Mary Shelley ; edited with an introduction and notes by M.K. Joseph.

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A young Swiss scientist's discovery of the cause of generation leads to the creation of a hideous monster.

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