“Never did I behold a vision so horrible as his face, of such loathsome, yet appalling hideousness”
twisted, upside-down creation myth, Mary Shelley's chilling gothic tale
lays bare the dark side of science, and the horror within us all. It
tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, who plunders graveyards to
create a new being from the bodies of the dead—but whose botched
creature causes nothing but murder and destruction.
Written after a nightmare when its author was only eighteen, Frankenstein gave birth to the modern science fiction novel.
of a series of vintage recordings taken from the Penguin Archives.
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