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Frankenstein : the graphic novel : Mary Shelley

Author: Jason Cobley; Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Publisher: Towcester, U.K. : Classical Comics, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Graphic Novel. 'Cursed be the hands that formed you!' True to the original novel (rather than the square-headed Boris Karloff image from the films!), Declan Shalvey's naturally gothic artistic style is a perfect match for this epic tale. Frankenstein is such a well known title, yet the films strayed so far beyond the original novel that many people today don't realise how this classic horror tale deals with such  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jason Cobley; Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
ISBN: 9781906332150 1906332150
OCLC Number: 757288578
Notes: "Original text version."
Includes background about Mary Shelley and Frankenstein.
Awards: Winner of Association of Educational Publishers Distinguished Achievement Award 2009.
Description: 141 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Dramatis Persona 4 Prologue 6 Volume ILetter I 7Letter II 8Letter III 8Letter IV 9Chapter I 12Chapter II 13Chapter III 16Chapter IV 20Chapter V 22Chapter VI 35Chapter VII 39Chapter VIII 48Volume IIChapter I 51Chapter II 52Chapter III 56Chapter IV 61Chapter V 64Chapter VI 67Chapter VII 68Chapter VIII 73Chapter IX 81Volume IIIChapter I 84Chapter II 87Chapter III 92Chapter IV 102Chapter V 107Chapter VI 110Chapter VII 116Mary Shelley 132Mary Shelley's Family Tree 135 The Birth of Frankenstein 136Frankenstein Lives! 138 Page Creation 140
Responsibility: script adaptation, Jason Cobley ; linework, Declan Shalvey ; colouring Jason Cardy & Kat Nicholson.

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A graphic novel dealing with such subjects as alienation, empathy and understanding beyond appearance.  Read more...

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While remaining true to the spirit of Shelley's famous work, this adaptation allows readers to have it their way, savoring this horror classic with either the Original Text, or the Quick Text, a Read more...

 
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