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Frankenstein or the modern Prometheus

Mary Shelley

Frankenstein or the modern Prometheus

by Mary Shelley

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Published by Wordsworth Editions in Ware .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMary Shelley.
SeriesWordsworth Classics
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22385374M
ISBN 101853268461

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