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The Resource Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus, Mary Shelley ; edited by David Stevens, series editor : Judith Baxter

Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus, Mary Shelley ; edited by David Stevens, series editor : Judith Baxter

Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus
Title
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus
Statement of responsibility
Mary Shelley ; edited by David Stevens, series editor : Judith Baxter
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. Includes illustrated notes throughout the text explaining the historical background of the story
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
Dewey number
823/.7
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5397.F7
LC item number
1998b
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1040
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Cambridge literature
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
or, The modern Prometheus
Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus, Mary Shelley ; edited by David Stevens, series editor : Judith Baxter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-284)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Frankenstein -- Resource notes: Who has written Frankenstein and why? -- How was Frankenstein produced? -- What type of text is it? -- How does Frankenstein present its subject? -- Who reads Frankenstein and how do they interpret it?
Control code
ocm39618491
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
286 pages
Isbn
9780521587020
Lccn
98195219
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus, Mary Shelley ; edited by David Stevens, series editor : Judith Baxter
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-284)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Frankenstein -- Resource notes: Who has written Frankenstein and why? -- How was Frankenstein produced? -- What type of text is it? -- How does Frankenstein present its subject? -- Who reads Frankenstein and how do they interpret it?
Control code
ocm39618491
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
286 pages
Isbn
9780521587020
Lccn
98195219
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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