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Frankenstein or The modern Prometheus

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2013.
Series: Penguin horror.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView 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: Epistolary fiction
Science fiction
Horror fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
ISBN: 9780143122333 0143122339
OCLC Number: 855209363
Notes: Edition with introduction by Kostova first published in 2007; republished in 2013 with a series introduction by del Toro.
Description: xlii, 334 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Penguin horror.
Other Titles: Frankenstein
Frankenstein
Modern Prometheus
Responsibility: Mary Shelley ; introduction by Elizabeth Kostova ; appendices, chronology, filmography, and suggested further reading by Charles E. Robinson.

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