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Frankenstein

Frankenstein

Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851, author

Written when Mary Shelley was only 19 years old, this chilling tale of a young scientist's desire to create life still resonates today. Victor Frankenstein's monster is stitched together from the stolen limbs of the dead, and the result is a grotesque being who, rejected by his maker, sets out on a journey to wreak his revenge. In the most famous gothic horror story ever told, Shelley confronts the limitations of science, the nature of human cruelty and the pathway to forgiveness with rich language and evocative imagery

Hardback, Book. English. Horror tales. Classics.
Published London: Macmillan Collector's Library, 2017
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  • Guille-Allès – Earliest copy due back 23rd September

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    11127600 Adult fiction Classic literature Adult fic Due back 23rd September

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Statement of responsibility: Mary Shelley
ISBN: 1509827757, 9781509827756
Physical Description: 280 pages ; 16 cm
Subject: Frankenstein's Monster (Fictitious character) Fiction.; Frankenstein, Victor (Fictitious character) Fiction.