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Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; David Stevens
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
Series: Cambridge literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView 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. Includes illustrated notes throughout the text explaining the historical background of the story.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Gothic fiction
Horror tales
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; David Stevens
ISBN: 0521587026 9780521587020
OCLC Number: 39618491
Description: 286 p. ; 20 cm.
Contents: Frankenstein --
Resource notes: Who has written Frankenstein and why? --
How was Frankenstein produced? --
What type of text is it? --
How does Frankenstein present its subject? --
Who reads Frankenstein and how do they interpret it?
Series Title: Cambridge literature.
Other Titles: Frankenstein
Modern Prometheus
Responsibility: Mary Shelley ; edited by David Stevens.
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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. Includes illustrated notes throughout the text explaining the historical background of the story.

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