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Frankenstein ; or The modern Prometheus

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Berni Wrightson
Publisher: [New York] : [Dark Horse Books], 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First edition ; [reprint edition]View all editions and formats
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Few works by comic-book artists have earned the universal acclaim and reverence that Bernie Wrightson's illustrated version of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley's Frankenstein was met with upon its original release in 1983. Twenty-five years later, this magnificent pairing of art and literature is still considered to be one of the greatest achievements made by any artist in the field. This book includes the complete text  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Victor Frankenstein, (Fictitious character); Frankenstein's Monster, (Fictitious character); Victor Frankenstein, (Fictitious character); Frankenstein's Monster, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Berni Wrightson
ISBN: 1595822003 9781595822000
OCLC Number: 969925694
Description: xii, 242 pages : black and white illustrations ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Frankenstein
Modern Prometheus
Berni Wrighton's Frankenstein
Responsibility: by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ; with pictures by Bernie Wrightson.

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Few works by comic-book artists have earned the universal acclaim and reverence that Bernie Wrightson's illustrated version of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley's Frankenstein was met with upon its original release in 1983. Twenty-five years later, this magnificent pairing of art and literature is still considered to be one of the greatest achievements made by any artist in the field. This book includes the complete text of the original ground-breaking novel, and the original forty-seven full-page illustrations that stunned the world with their monumental beauty and uniqueness.

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