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Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Maurice Hindle
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 2003.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Presents the story of Dr. Frankenstein and his obsessive experiment that leads to the creation of a monstrous and deadly creature.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Horror fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Maurice Hindle
ISBN: 0141439475 9780141439471
OCLC Number: 51621898
Description: lxiii, 273 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Frankenstein
Modern Prometheus
Responsibility: Mary Shelley ; edited with an introduction and notes by Maurice Hindle.
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Obsessed with the idea of creating life itself, Victor Frankenstein plunders graveyards for the material with which to fashion a new being, shocking his creation to life with electricity. But this  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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