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Author Harkup, Kathryn, author.

Title Making the monster : the science behind Mary Shelley's Frankenstein / Kathryn Harkup.

Publication Info. London ; New York : Bloomsbury Sigma, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    823 Shelley,M HAR    Available
Description 304 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The Bloomsbury Sigma series
Bloomsbury sigma series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-296) and index.
Contents part 1. Conception. Enlightenment ; Development ; Elopement ; Nascent -- part 2. Creation. Education ; Inspiration ; Collection ; Preservation ; Construction ; Electrification ; Reanimation -- part 3. Birth. Life ; Death -- Epilogue -- Appendix: Timeline of events.
Subject Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851 -- Knowledge -- Science.
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851. Frankenstein.
Literature and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Science fiction, English -- History and criticism.
Horror tales, English -- History and criticism.
Frankenstein, Victor (Fictitious character).
Frankenstein's Monster (Fictitious character).
Science in literature.
Scientists in literature.
Monsters in literature.
Science -- History.
ISBN 9781472933737 (hardback)
1472933737 (hardback)

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