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Read online Frankenstein (Original 1818 Text) (Broadview Literary Texts).pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Frankenstein (Original 1818 Text) (Broadview Literary Texts) James Rieger s i Frankenstein i is relatively special among editions it is the definitive scholarly text and it is also the most readable copy for the classroom and the general reader The Rieger i Frankenstein i is very simply the best edition of this tremendously important and popular novel William Veeder University of Chicago by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, D.L. Macdonald

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Frankenstein (Original 1818 Text) (Broadview Literary Texts)
Title:Frankenstein (Original 1818 Text) (Broadview Literary Texts)
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ISBN:1551110385
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Number of Pages:280
Category:Fiction, Horror, Science fiction, Classics, Gothic, Fantasy
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The Last Man, The Mortal Immortal: The Complete Supernatural Short Fiction of Mary Shelley, Frankenstein The Graphic Novel: Original Text, Mathilda, Transformation, The Mortal Immortal, Frankenstein: The 1818 Text, Valperga: Or, the Life and Adventures of Castruccio, Prince of Lucca, Classics of Horror: Dracula & Frankenstein, Frankenstein / Dracula / Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde (Signet Classics)
b Surely never such had existed before a misshapen dwarf with squinting eyes distorted features and a body deformed till it became a horror to behold b br br Having squandered his wealth the feckless Guido returns home to claim the hand of the celestial Juliet but finds himself censured by her father Petulant at his chastisement his Byronic temperament gets the better of him and he is punished with banishment Plotting his revenge he witnesses a mighty tempest and from the raging sea emerges a strange figure Although he is initially repelled by the dwarfish form before him the stranger soon makes him an offer he can t refuse but by surrendering his identity and selling his soul to this mysterious creature Guido makes yet another fatal error br br A macabre sinister and supernatural tale Mary Shelley s i Transformation i is a masterpiece of Gothic writing It is accompanied by i The Mortal Immortal i and i The Evil Eye i two further stories of the supernatural both of which display the perfection of Shelley s literary craft, A futuristic story of tragic love and of the gradual extermination of the human race by plague i The Last Man i is Mary Shelley s most important novel after Frankenstein With intriguing portraits of Percy Bysshe Shelley and Lord Byron the novel offers a vision of the future that expresses a reaction against Romanticism and demonstrates the failure of the imagination and of art to redeem the doomed characters, Mary Shelley s Matilda suppressed for over a century tells the story of a woman alienated from society by the incestuous passion of her father, Conceived as part of a literary game among friends in Mary Shelley s i Frankenstein i is today regarded as a classic piece of th century literature The story begins with the journey of an adventurer Robert Walton who saves the life of a man at the North Pole That man Victor Frankenstein tells Walton about his experiments with the creation of life and how he ended up at the North Pole Through this simple plot device Shelley was able to deal with serious real world issues like acceptance tolerance and understanding as well as the universal human need for companionship and love The novel of course inspired a host of films from the classic starring Boris Karloff to i Andy Warhol s Frankenstein i and more recently a series of novels by Dean Koontz This version though slightly abridged retains much of the original dialogue and remains true to Shelley s brilliant vision