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The Resource Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus, by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ; with engravings on wood by Lynd Ward ; and with color illustrations by Aristides Ruiz

Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus, by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ; with engravings on wood by Lynd Ward ; and with color illustrations by Aristides Ruiz

Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus
Title
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus
Statement of responsibility
by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ; with engravings on wood by Lynd Ward ; and with color illustrations by Aristides Ruiz
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
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
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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
  • Fic
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5397
LC item number
.F7 1988b
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1040
Literary form
fiction
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1905-1985
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  • Ward, Lynd
  • Ruiz, Aristides
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True
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  • Frankenstein, Victor
  • Frankenstein's Monster
  • Frankenstein, Victor
  • Frankenstein's Monster
  • Scientists
  • Monsters
  • Horror stories
  • Monsters
  • Scientists
Target audience
adult
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or, The modern Prometheus
Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus, by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ; with engravings on wood by Lynd Ward ; and with color illustrations by Aristides Ruiz
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocm02494293
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 259 pages, [23] pages of plates
Isbn
9780517668429
Lccn
88012459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a493773
  • (OCoLC)02494293
Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus, by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ; with engravings on wood by Lynd Ward ; and with color illustrations by Aristides Ruiz
Publication
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
ocm02494293
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 259 pages, [23] pages of plates
Isbn
9780517668429
Lccn
88012459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a493773
  • (OCoLC)02494293

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