Frankenstein

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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Original Publish Date: Jan 02, 2018
Product Number: EB00752377
Released: Jan 25, 2019
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781945186202
Publisher: Clydesdale
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Description

"Enduring power." -The New York Times Packaged in handsome and affordable trade editions, Clydesdale Classics is a new series of essential literary works. The series features literary phenomena with influence and themes so great that, after their publication, they changed literature forever. From the musings of literary geniuses such as Mark Twain in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, to the striking personal narratives from Harriet Jacobs in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, this new series is a comprehensive collection of our literary history through the words of the exceptional few. Frankenstein, or The Modern Prometheus, is often referred to as one the most important literary works of all time. Having been adapted and reprinted thousands of times, and often cited as the birth of the gothic novel and the science fiction genre, Frankenstein has captivated readers for centuries. It is the haunting tale of Victor Frankenstein, a young scientist who creates a grotesque and cognizant being through a scientific experiment. "The monster," as it's frequently referred to throughout the novel, consists of sewn body parts from multiple cadavers being used for scientific research. On a dark, stormy night, the creature is brought to life by being shocked with an electrical current harnessed from a lightning storm. The novel explores scientific practices such as galvanism, as well as the ethical repercussions of bringing the deceased back to life. With its grim, but gripping narrative, Frankenstein is the classic story of life and death, humanity and monstrosity, and blurring the lines in between.

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CD
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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Narrator(s): George Guidall
Genre: Classics, Horror
Product Number C1725
Released: Apr 17, 2002
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781402521010
eAudio
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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Narrator(s): George Guidall
Genre: Classics, Horror
Product Number Z2345
Released: Mar 28, 2011
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781449874896
eBook
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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Product Number EB00609454
Released: May 17, 2015
Business Term: 26 Circ
Publisher: William Collins
ISBN: #9780007382613
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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Product Number EB00166796
Released: Dec 29, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307781826
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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Product Number EB00796485
Released: Dec 04, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Dover Publications
ISBN: #9780486784755
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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Product Number EB00388330
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Signet
ISBN: #9781101637760
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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Product Number EB00388554
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Penguin Classics
ISBN: #9781101662779
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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Product Number EB00749716
Released: Jan 15, 2019
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781631581878
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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Product Number EB00630075
Released: Dec 22, 2015
Business Term: 26 Circ
Publisher: Sayre Street Books
ISBN: #9781772751666
Kit
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Homework Pack
Author(s): Mary Shelley
Narrator(s): George Guidall
Genre: Classics, Horror
Product Number 3B058
Released: Jul 13, 2006
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781428102323
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Class Set
Author(s): Mary Shelley
Narrator(s): George Guidall
Genre: Classics, Horror
Product Number 3L058
Released: Aug 14, 2006
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781428102330
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Hanging Bag
Author(s): Mary Shelley
Narrator(s): George Guidall
Genre: Classics, Horror
Product Number 3C609
Released: Sep 11, 2006
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781428102347

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