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The Resource Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus : the standard 1831 text, Mary Shelley ; with a new introduction by Patrick McGrath and a collection of critical essays

Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus : the standard 1831 text, Mary Shelley ; with a new introduction by Patrick McGrath and a collection of critical essays

Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus : the standard 1831 text
Title
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus
Title remainder
the standard 1831 text
Statement of responsibility
Mary Shelley ; with a new introduction by Patrick McGrath and a collection of critical essays
Title variation
Modern Prometheus
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Obsessed by creating life itself, Victor Frankenstein plunders graveyards for the material to fashion a new being, which he shocks into life by electricity. But his botched creature, rejected by Frankenstein and denied human companionship, sets out to destroy his maker and all that he holds dear
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
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009780
Cataloging source
EJ4
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1797-1851
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Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5397
LC item number
.F7 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1040
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
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McGrath, Patrick
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frankenstein, Victor
  • Frankenstein, Victor
  • Geneva (Switzerland)
  • Scientists
  • Monsters
  • Monsters
  • Scientists
  • Switzerland
Target audience
adult
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or, The modern Prometheus
Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus : the standard 1831 text, Mary Shelley ; with a new introduction by Patrick McGrath and a collection of critical essays
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 485-496)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn133467701
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
496 pages, 15 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781933618128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)133467701
Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus : the standard 1831 text, Mary Shelley ; with a new introduction by Patrick McGrath and a collection of critical essays
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 485-496)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn133467701
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
496 pages, 15 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781933618128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)133467701

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