- ISBN: 9781101662779 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Date Published: 2013.
|Summary, etc.:|| A deluxe edition of Mary Shelley's haunting adventure about ambition and modernity run amokNow a Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition with an introduction by Elizabeth Kostova and cover art by Ghost World creator Daniel Clowes, Mary Shelley's timeless gothic novel presents the epic battle between man and monster at its greatest literary pitch. In trying to create life, the young student Victor Frankenstein unleashes forces beyond his control, setting into motion a long and tragic chain of events that brings Victor to the very brink of madness. How he tries to destroy his creation, as it destroys everything Victor loves, is a powerful story of love, friendship, scientific hubris, and horror.For more than sixty-five years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,500 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers...
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Penguin Classics, 2013. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1563 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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