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Frankenstein (1)

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Categoria: Letteratura

Editore: Penguin
Anno: 2012
Lingua: Italianoa
Rilegatura: Flessibile
230 pagine

ISBN 13: 9780141198965
ISBN 10: 0141198966

The scientist Victor Frankenstein, obsessed with possessing the secrets of life, creates a new being from the bodies of the dead. But his creature is a twisted, gruesome parody of a man who, rejected for his monstrous appearance, sets out to destroy his maker.Mary Shelley's chilling Gothic tale, conceived after a nightmare in 1816 when she was only eighteen, became a modern myth. It is a disturbing and dramatic exploration of birth and death, creation and destruction, and one of the most iconic horror stories of all time.

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