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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:   eBook : Document : 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: Horror fiction
Gothic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851.
Frankenstein, or, The modern prometheus.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1992
(DLC) 91053195
(OCoLC)24362028
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
OCLC Number: 606480626
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 231 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
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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