Frankenstein: An Enriched eBook

Frankenstein: An Enriched eBook

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Format: Ebook

Pages: 352 pages

Language: English

ISBN: 9781440641312

Published: October 1st 2008

"Mary Shelley's timeless gothic novel presents the epic battle between man and monster at its greatest literary pitch. In trying to create life, the young student Victor Frankenstein unleashes forces beyond his control, setting into motion a long and tragic chain of events that brings Victor to the very brink of madness. How he tries to destroy his creation, as it destroys everything Victor loves, is a powerful story of love, friendship, scientific hubris, and horror.

Enriched eBook Features Editor Charles E. Robinson provides the following specially commissioned features for this Enriched eBook Classic:

* How to Read "Frankenstein"

* Appendix IV: From Plato's "Symposium"

* "Frankenstein" Chronology

* Nineteenth-Century Reviews of "Frankenstein"

* "Frankenstein "Filmography

* Suggested Further Reading

* Illustrations: Mary Shelley, Her Circle, Her Environs, and Images of "Frankenstein "(1831-1910)""

* Enriched eBook Notes

The enriched eBook format invites readers to go beyond the pages of these beloved works and gain more insight into the life and times of an author and the period in which the book was originally written for a rich reading experience.