A beautiful new hardback edition of Mary Shelley's Gothic horror classic, Frankenstein, to coincide with the 200th anniversary of the book's first publicationINCLUDES A CULTURAL HISTORY OF FRANKENSTEIN'S MONSTERNavigating the Arctic, the captain of a ship rescues a man wandering near death across the ice caps.
How the man got there reveals itself a story of ambition, murder and revenge.
As a young scientist, Victor Frankenstein pushed moral boundaries in order to cross the final frontier and create life.
But his creation is a monster stitched together from grave-plundered body parts who has no place in the world, and his existence can only lead to tragedy. **One of the BBC's 100 Novels That Shaped Our World**
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 26/07/2018
- Category: Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781784874414
- Paperback / softback from £2.50
- Hardback from £5.65
- CD-Audio from £16.59