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The Lady and Her Monsters - a book by Montillo, Roseanne

The Lady and Her Monsters

A Tale of Dissections, Real-Life Dr. Frankensteins, and the Creation of Mary Shelley's Masterpiece

The Lady and Her Monsters( )
Author: Montillo, Roseanne
ISBN:978-0-06-202583-8
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $15.99
Book Description:

The Lady and Her Monsters by Roseanne Motillo brings to life the fascinating times, startling science, and real-life horrors behind Mary Shelley’s gothic masterpiece, Frankenstein.

Montillo recounts how—at the intersection of the Romantic Age and the Industrial Revolution—Shelley’s Victor Frankenstein was inspired by actual scientists of the period: curious and daring iconoclasts who were obsessed with the inner workings of the human body and how it...
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Pages:336
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Literary Criticism / Women Authors
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.312 x 8 x 0.757 Inches
Book Weight:0.65 Pounds

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