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Description - The New Annotated Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

"Remarkably, a nineteen-year-old, writing her first novel, penned a tale that combines tragedy, morality, social commentary, and a thoughtful examination of the very nature of knowledge", writes Leslie S. Klinger. Mary Shelley's Frankenstein is often reductively dismissed as a monster film or a cautionary tale about experimental science gone haywire. Illuminating every hidden dimension of the "first truly modern myth", Klinger does for Shelley's story of early nineteenth-century horror what he did for Sherlock Holmes, Dracula and H.P. Lovecraft, bringing this gothic tale to nightmarish life by reproducing the original text with the most lavishly illustrated and comprehensively annotated edition to date.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780871409492
ISBN-10: 0871409496
Format: Hardback
(262mm x 226mm x 38mm)
Pages: 432
Imprint: Liveright Publishing Corporation
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Publish Date: 8-Aug-2017
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Mary Shelley

Leslie S. Klinger is the editor of numerous books, including the best-selling The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes, The New Annotated Dracula, and The New Annotated H. P. Lovecraft. He lives in Malibu, California. Guillermo del Toro is a director, screenwriter, producer, and novelist. Anne K. Mellor is a professor of English and women's studies at UCLA.

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