CliffsNotes on Shelley's Frankenstein

CliffsNotes on Shelley's Frankenstein

By:  Jeff Coghill

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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer a look into key elements and ideas within classic works of literature. The latest generation of titles in this series also features glossaries and visual elements that complement the familiar format.

CliffsNotes on Frankenstein digs into Dr. Victor Frankenstein's scientific creation, a "hideous and gigantic" monster that the good doctor tries to defeat throughout most of the novel.

Following the story of an obsessive man whose determination to create a new race of humans produces monstrous results, this study guide provides summaries and critical commentaries for each part within the novel. Other features that help you figure out this important work include

Personal background on the author, including career highlightsIntroduction to and synopsis of the bookIn-depth analyses of the principal charactersCritical essays on the book's themes, plots, and moreReview section that features interactive questions and suggested essay topicsResource Center with books, films and other recordings, and websites that can help round out your knowledge

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  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780764585937

  • ISBN-10: 0764585932

  • Pages: 96

  • Price: $7.99

  • Publication Date: 06/19/2000

  • Carton Quantity: 64

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Jeff Coghill

JEFFREY G. COGHILL is a medical librarian at East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina. He has taught English at several colleges, including Trident Technical College in Charleston, South Carolina, and McNeese State University in Lake Charles, Louisiana.
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Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780764585937

  • ISBN-10: 0764585932

  • Pages: 96

  • Price: $7.99

  • Publication Date: 06/19/2000

  • Carton Quantity: 64

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