Mary Shelley: Frankenstein

Mary Shelley: Frankenstein

by Nicholas Marsh
     
 

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This study focuses on how Frankenstein works: how the story is told and why it is so rich and gripping. Part I uses carefully selected short extracts for close textual analysis, while Part II examines the historical and literary contexts and offers a sample of key criticism.
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This study focuses on how Frankenstein works: how the story is told and why it is so rich and gripping. Part I uses carefully selected short extracts for close textual analysis, while Part II examines the historical and literary contexts and offers a sample of key criticism.

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"Direct and engaging in style, this comprehensive study will appeal to new students of Frankenstein, and will also be useful to the Shelley specialist." -- Mike Edwards, formerly Head of Humanities, Crosskeys College, UK

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ISBN-13:
9780230200982
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
06/09/2009
Series:
Analysing Texts Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

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