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The Resource Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus, Mary Shelley ; edited with an introduction and notes by Maurice Hindle

Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus, Mary Shelley ; edited with an introduction and notes by Maurice Hindle

Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus
Title
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus
Statement of responsibility
Mary Shelley ; edited with an introduction and notes by Maurice Hindle
Title variation
  • Frankenstein
  • Modern Prometheus
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the story of Dr. Frankenstein and his obsessive experiment that leads to the creation of a monstrous and deadly creature
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
009780
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1797-1851
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
Dewey number
823/.7
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PR5397
LC item number
.F7 2003c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1040
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1788-1824
  • 1795-1821
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hindle, Maurice
  • Hindle, Maurice
  • Byron, George Gordon Byron
  • Polidori, John William
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Penguin classics
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frankenstein, Victor
  • Frankenstein's Monster
  • Frankenstein, Victor
  • Frankenstein's Monster
  • Geneva (Switzerland)
  • Scientists
  • Monsters
  • Monsters
  • Scientists
  • Switzerland
Target audience
adult
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or, The modern Prometheus
Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus, Mary Shelley ; edited with an introduction and notes by Maurice Hindle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [li]-lvii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chronology -- Introduction -- Further reading -- Note on the text -- Frankenstein -- Appendix I: Select collation of the texts of 1831 and 1818 -- Appendix II: "A Fragment" by Lord Byron -- Appendix III: "The Vampyre: A Tale" by Dr. John William Polidori
Control code
ocm51621898
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
lxiii, 273 p.
Isbn
9780141439471
Lccn
2003267787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
sthanT00490065
System control number
(OCoLC)51621898
Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus, Mary Shelley ; edited with an introduction and notes by Maurice Hindle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [li]-lvii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chronology -- Introduction -- Further reading -- Note on the text -- Frankenstein -- Appendix I: Select collation of the texts of 1831 and 1818 -- Appendix II: "A Fragment" by Lord Byron -- Appendix III: "The Vampyre: A Tale" by Dr. John William Polidori
Control code
ocm51621898
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
lxiii, 273 p.
Isbn
9780141439471
Lccn
2003267787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
sthanT00490065
System control number
(OCoLC)51621898

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