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Frankenstein: the 1818 text

Frankenstein: the 1818 text

Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851, author

Mary Shelley's seminal novel of the scientist whose creation becomes a monster. This edition is the original 1818 text, which preserves the hard-hitting and politically charged aspects of Shelley's original writing, as well as her unflinching wit and strong female voice. This edition also includes a new introduction and suggestions for further reading by author and Shelley expert Charlotte Gordon, literary excerpts and reviews selected by Gordon and a chronology and essay by preeminent Shelley scholar Charles E. Robinson

Paperback, Book. English. Classics. Horror tales.
Published London: Penguin Classics, 2018
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Mary Shelley ; introduction by Charlotte Gordon
ISBN: 0143131842, 9780143131847
Physical Description: 352 pages ; 20 cm
Subject: Frankenstein, Victor (Fictitious character) Fiction.; Frankenstein's monster (Fictitious character) Fiction.