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The Resource Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus : the 1818 text, Mary Shelley ; edited with introduction and notes by Marilyn Butler

Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus : the 1818 text, Mary Shelley ; edited with introduction and notes by Marilyn Butler

Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus : the 1818 text
Title
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus
Title remainder
the 1818 text
Statement of responsibility
Mary Shelley ; edited with introduction and notes by Marilyn Butler
Title variation
  • Frankenstein
  • Modern Prometheus
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A monster assembled by a scientist from parts of dead bodies develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator
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
DLC
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1797-1851
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Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
Dewey number
823/.7
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5397
LC item number
.F7 1998
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1040
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Butler, Marilyn
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True
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
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  • Frankenstein, Victor
  • Frankenstein's Monster
  • Frankenstein, Victor
  • Frankenstein's Monster
  • Scientists
  • Monsters
  • Monsters
  • Scientists
Target audience
adult
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or, The modern Prometheus
Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus : the 1818 text, Mary Shelley ; edited with introduction and notes by Marilyn Butler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages liv-lviii)
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
ocm40135623
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
lxi, 261 pages
Isbn
9780192833662
Lccn
98203488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)40135623
Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus : the 1818 text, Mary Shelley ; edited with introduction and notes by Marilyn Butler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages liv-lviii)
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
ocm40135623
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
lxi, 261 pages
Isbn
9780192833662
Lccn
98203488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)40135623

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