Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus: the original two-volume novel of 1816-1817 from the Bodleian Library manuscripts

"In the summer of 1816, Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin, then eighteen years old, began to write the novel Frankenstein after she and her lover Percy Bysshe Shelley took part in a ghost-story competition at Lord Byron's villa by Lake Geneva. Over the next nine months - a period which saw their...

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Main Author: Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851.
Corporate Author: Bodleian Library.
Other Authors: Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822.; Robinson, Charles E.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Oxford [England] : Bodleian Library, 2008.
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