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												Frankenstein : Or, The Modern Prometheus by  Mary Shelley
	 - First Edition Thus
			 - 2004
		 - from Foster Books (SKU: 63898)

Frankenstein : Or, The Modern Prometheus

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Frankenstein : Or, The Modern Prometheus

by Shelley, Mary

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London: The Folio Society 2004. 8vo. First edition thus with the illustrations by Harry Brockway. xxviii, 221 pp. Publisher's original pictorial cloth in slipcase. Introduction by Miranda Seymour. Black & white illustrations. Minor marks to slipcase. Boards clean. Internally clean. No ownership names. . Near Fine. Cloth. First Edition Thus. 2004.

Synopsis

Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus, generally known as Frankenstein, is a novel written by Mary 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.

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bookseller
Foster Books GB (GB)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
63898
Title
Frankenstein : Or, The Modern Prometheus
Author
Shelley, Mary
Illustrator
Brockway, Harry
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Slipcase
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition Thus
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Folio Society 2004
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
2004
Keywords
Frankenstein,Mary Shelley,Folio Society
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;
Size
8vo.

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