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Frankenstein : or the modern Prometheus

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Publisher: Oxford : Isis Large Print, 1986.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The world's most famous monster comes to life in this 1818 novel, a compelling narrative that combines Gothic romance and science fiction to tell of an ambitious young doctor's attempts to breathe life into an artificial man. Despite the doctor's best intentions, the experiment goes horribly wrong in a timeless tale about the hazards of playing creator.
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Genre/Form: Epistolary fiction
Science fiction
Horror tales
Horror fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
ISBN: 1850891648 9781850891642 0783896220 9780783896229
OCLC Number: 14717788
Description: 319 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Mary Shelley.

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The world's most famous monster comes to life in this 1818 novel, a compelling narrative that combines Gothic romance and science fiction to tell of an ambitious young doctor's attempts to breathe life into an artificial man. Despite the doctor's best intentions, the experiment goes horribly wrong in a timeless tale about the hazards of playing creator.

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