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Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Simon Vance
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Media, 2008.
Series: Tantor unabridged classics.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Mary Shelley began writing Frankenstein when she was only eighteen. At once a Gothic thriller, a passionate romance, and a cautionary tale about the dangers of science, Frankenstein tells the story of committed science student Victor Frankenstein. Obsessed with discovering 'the cause of generation and life' and 'bestowing animation upon lifeless matter, ' Frankenstein assembles a human being from stolen body  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Science fiction
Horror fiction
Audiobooks
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)441944716
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Simon Vance
ISBN: 9781400126347 1400126347
OCLC Number: 458736373
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 8:21:26.
Performer(s): Read by Simon Vance.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 120133 KB; MP3 file size: 222430 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Series Title: Tantor unabridged classics.
Other Titles: Frankenstein
Modern Prometheus
Responsibility: Mary Shelley.

Abstract:

"Mary Shelley began writing Frankenstein when she was only eighteen. At once a Gothic thriller, a passionate romance, and a cautionary tale about the dangers of science, Frankenstein tells the story of committed science student Victor Frankenstein. Obsessed with discovering 'the cause of generation and life' and 'bestowing animation upon lifeless matter, ' Frankenstein assembles a human being from stolen body parts"--Publisher's description.

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