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Frankenstein or, the modern Prometheus

Author: Mary Shelley
Publisher: England Puffin Books ©1818, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats

Victor Frankenstein, a Swiss scientist, has a great ambition: to create intelligent life. But when his creature first stirs, he realizes he has made a monster. A monster which, abandoned by his  Read more...


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Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Shelley
ISBN: 0140367128 9780140367126
OCLC Number: 798635663
Responsibility: Mary Shelley.


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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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