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The Resource The annotated Frankenstein, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ; edited by Susan J. Wolfson and Ronald L. Levao

The annotated Frankenstein, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ; edited by Susan J. Wolfson and Ronald L. Levao

Label
The annotated Frankenstein
Title
The annotated Frankenstein
Statement of responsibility
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ; edited by Susan J. Wolfson and Ronald L. Levao
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, in an annotated edition that offers insights into Shelley's literary and social worlds
  • This annotated edition offers insights into Shelley's literary and social worlds, and shows how she developed the story of a monster assembled by a scientist from parts of dead bodies. The monster develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator. The commentary places her work into a fresh light, deepening the readers' understanding of the novel and the Romantic Era in which it was created
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1797-1851
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
Dewey number
823/.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5397
LC item number
.F7 2012
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wolfson, Susan J.
  • Levao, Ronald
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frankenstein, Victor (Fictitious character)
  • Frankenstein's monster (Fictitious character)
  • Scientists
Label
The annotated Frankenstein, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ; edited by Susan J. Wolfson and Ronald L. Levao
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Texts and authorship -- Frankenstein; or, The modern Prometheus, 1818. Volume I. Preface/Walton's letters/Chapters I-VII ; Volume II. Chapters I-IX ; Volume III. Chapters I-VII -- Frankenstein; or, The modern Prometheus, 1831. Editors' introduction ; Mary Shelley's introduction ; Sample of revised passages -- Timelines
Control code
ocm792887362
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
387 pages
Isbn
9780674055520
Lccn
2012024171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)792887362
  • (Sirsi) a1162532
Label
The annotated Frankenstein, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley ; edited by Susan J. Wolfson and Ronald L. Levao
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Texts and authorship -- Frankenstein; or, The modern Prometheus, 1818. Volume I. Preface/Walton's letters/Chapters I-VII ; Volume II. Chapters I-IX ; Volume III. Chapters I-VII -- Frankenstein; or, The modern Prometheus, 1831. Editors' introduction ; Mary Shelley's introduction ; Sample of revised passages -- Timelines
Control code
ocm792887362
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
387 pages
Isbn
9780674055520
Lccn
2012024171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)792887362
  • (Sirsi) a1162532

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