Frankenstein, Or, The Modern Prometheus

Frankenstein, Or, The Modern Prometheus
Few works by comic-book artists have earned the universal acclaim and reverence that Bernie Wrightson's illustrated version of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley's Frankenstein was met with upon its original release in 1983. Twenty-five years later, this magnificent pairing of art and literature is still considered to be one of the greatest achievements made by any artist in the field.
Publisher: Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Books, 2008
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 1595822003
Branch Call Number: FICTION SHELLEY 2008
Characteristics: 250 p. :,ill. ;,32 cm
Additional Contributors: Wrightson, Berni
Alternate Title: Modern prometheus


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Most people are familiar with Frankenstein's monster as he is portrayed in the movies. The original, however, portrays the monster as a highly intelligent creature who is driven to revenge by the ignorant and fearful masses. Part horror story, part cutting social criticism, this classic tale leav... Read More »

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