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Readings on Frankenstein, Don Nardo, book editor

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Readings on Frankenstein
Title
Readings on Frankenstein
Statement of responsibility
Don Nardo, book editor
Title variation
Frankenstein
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A thematic examination of Shelley's novel offers a biographical overview of the author, critical essays by varied experts, and a discussion of concurrent historical events
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DLC
Dewey number
823/.7
Index
index present
LC call number
PR5397.F73
LC item number
R43 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Greenhaven Press literary companion to British literature
Readings on Frankenstein, Don Nardo, book editor
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 150-152) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The story, its conception, and the sources of its ideas. The story of Frankenstein / Leslie Halliwell ; How the author conceived the basic premise / Mary Shelley ; Frankenstein's exploitation of the Prometheus myths / M.K. Joseph ; The monster modeled on Milton's Adam / Christopher Small ; Frankenstein explores the destructive potential of science / Elizabeth Nitchie -- Social and psychological themes in Frankenstein. Society unfairly associates physical deformity with monstrosity / Judith Halberstam ; Abandonment and lack of proper nurture shape the monster's nature / Anne K. Mellor ; Victor and his creation struggle with gender identity / William Patrick Day ; Tampering in God's domain / Timothy J. Madigan ; Frankenstein's self-centeredness leads inevitably to self-destruction / Arthur Paul Patterson -- Stage and film adaptations of Frankenstein. Stage shows inspired by Frankenstein / Donald F. Glut ; Transferring the novel's gothic sensibilities to the screen / Wheeler Winston Dixon ; The 1951 film makes Frankenstein a cultural icon / David J. Skal ; Hammer's Frankenstein cycle emphasizes both old and new themes / Peter Hutchings
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ocm41165442
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23 cm.
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Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9780737701838
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
99029029
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unmediated
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