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In Frankenstein's Shadow: Myth, Monstrosity, and Nineteenth-Century Writing

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In Frankenstein's Shadow: Myth, Monstrosity, and Nineteenth-Century Writing - Baldick, Chris
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The story of Frankenstein and the monster he created is one of our most important modern myths. This study surveys the history of the myth in literature before the advent of film. First examining the range of meanings generated by Mary Shelley's Frankenstein in light of images of political "monstrosity" produced by the French Revolution, Baldick goes on to trace the protean transformations of the myth in the fiction of Hoffmann, Hawthorne, Dickens, Melville, Conrad, and Lawrence, as well as in the historical and political ...

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In Frankenstein's Shadow: Myth, Monstrosity, and Nineteenth-Century Writing 1990, OUP Oxford, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198122494

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In Frankenstein's Shadow: Myth, Monstrosity, and Nineteenth-Century Writing 1988, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198117261

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