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Bernie Wrightson's Frankenstein

Wrightson, Bernie; Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft

Published by Underwood-Miller Books, 1995
ISBN 10: 0887331939 / ISBN 13: 9780887331930
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Title: Bernie Wrightson's Frankenstein

Publisher: Underwood-Miller Books

Publication Date: 1995

Binding: Trade Paperback

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Synopsis: Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus, generally known as Frankenstein, is a novel written by the British author Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. Shelley started writing Frankenstein when she was 18 and finished when she was 19. The first edition was published anonymously in London in 1818. Shelley's name appears on the second edition, published in 1831. The title of the novel refers to a scientist, Victor, who learns how to create life and creates a being in the likeness of man, but larger than average and more powerful. In popular culture, people have tended to refer to the Creature as "Frankenstein", despite this being the name of the scientist. Frankenstein is infused with some elements of the Gothic novel and the Romantic movement. It was also a warning against the "over-reaching" of modern man and the Industrial Revolution, alluded to in the novel's subtitle, The Modern Prometheus. The story has had an influence across literature and popular culture and spawned a complete genre of horror stories and films. It is often considered the first fully realized science fiction novel due to its pointed, if gruesome, focus on playing God by creating life from dead flesh.

About the Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (1797?1838) was the author of the masterpiece Frankenstein, as well as a number of other works, including Valperga, The Last Man, and Faulkner.

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