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Frankenstein.

Author: Mary Shelley; TotalBoox,; TBX,
Publisher: Dover Publications 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Dover hits a homerun with this slick edition. Frankenstein has never looked so beautiful."--Horror Novel Reviews Generations have thrilled to Mary Shelley's 1818 novel, the suspenseful tale of a well-intentioned doctorwho dares to play God and the misbegotten monster who wreaks a savage revenge on his creator. Combining elements of Gothic novels and Romantic sensibilities, Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus  Read more...
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Genre/Form: General Fiction; Ghost & Horror; Arts & Design
Fiction
Named Person: Victor Frankenstein, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Shelley; TotalBoox,; TBX,
ISBN: 9781606601082 1606601083
OCLC Number: 969043485
Description: 1 online resource

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"Dover hits a homerun with this slick edition. Frankenstein has never looked so beautiful."--Horror Novel Reviews Generations have thrilled to Mary Shelley's 1818 novel, the suspenseful tale of a well-intentioned doctorwho dares to play God and the misbegotten monster who wreaks a savage revenge on his creator. Combining elements of Gothic novels and Romantic sensibilities, Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus poses enduring questions about ambition, responsibility, the quest for scientific discovery and immortality, and the fate of social outcasts. Acclaimed as both the first modern horror novel and the first science-fiction novel, the story has inspired countless writers and artists as well as numerous film, theatrical, and television interpretations. Newly designed and reset, this handsome hardbound edition reprints all of Nino Carbé's starkly beautiful pen-and-ink drawings and endpieces from one of the earliest illustrated editions of Frankenstein. Bonus images include five full-color paintings created by Carbé, a noted Walt Disney artist, in the 1980s. The artist's daughter, Elizabeth Carbé, provides a new Foreword.

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