Coverart for item
The Resource Mary Shelley : the strange, true tale of Frankenstein's creator, Catherine Reef

Mary Shelley : the strange, true tale of Frankenstein's creator, Catherine Reef

Label
Mary Shelley : the strange, true tale of Frankenstein's creator
Title
Mary Shelley
Title remainder
the strange, true tale of Frankenstein's creator
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Reef
Title variation
  • Strange, true tale of Frankenstein's creator, Mary Shelley
  • Mary Shelley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "On the 200th anniversary of the publication of Frankenstein, comes a riveting biography of its author, Mary Shelley, whose life reads like a dark gothic novel, filled with scandal, death, drama, and one of the strangest love stories in literary history"--
  • A biography of Mary Shelley, author of Frankenstein, reads like a dark gothic novel, filled with scandal, death, drama, and one of the strangest love stories in literary history. Reef discusses the creation of Shelley's story about a mad scientist who brought a corpse back to life, detailing her life both before and after the publication of this iconic masterpiece. -- adapted from amazon.com
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reef, Catherine
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
  • Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
  • Authors, English
  • Horror tales, English
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mary Shelley : the strange, true tale of Frankenstein's creator, Catherine Reef
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-202) and index
  • Includes bibliography [pages 197-202] and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Imagination -- Escape! -- Life's lessons -- Year without a summer -- Dreams -- "The journal book of misfortunes" -- Sorrow's abode -- "And I live!" -- Secrets -- Memory -- Happiness -- Epilogue
Control code
1016502727
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
212 pages
Isbn
9781328740052
Lccn
2018006981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1016502727
Label
Mary Shelley : the strange, true tale of Frankenstein's creator, Catherine Reef
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-202) and index
  • Includes bibliography [pages 197-202] and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Imagination -- Escape! -- Life's lessons -- Year without a summer -- Dreams -- "The journal book of misfortunes" -- Sorrow's abode -- "And I live!" -- Secrets -- Memory -- Happiness -- Epilogue
Control code
1016502727
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
212 pages
Isbn
9781328740052
Lccn
2018006981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1016502727
Processing Feedback ...