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Frankenstein : or, The modern prometheus

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Maurice Hindle
Publisher: London : Penguin Classics, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Obsessed by creating life itself, Victor Frankenstein plunders graveyards for the material to fashion a new being, which he shocks into life by electricity. But his botched creature, rejected by  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Gothic fiction (Literary genre)
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Maurice Hindle
ISBN: 9780141393391 0141393394
OCLC Number: 860365933
Description: lxiii, 273 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Mary Shelly ; edited with an introduction and notes by Maurice Hindle.

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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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