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The Resource The lady and her monsters : a tale of dissections, real-life Dr. Frankensteins, and the creation of Mary Shelley's masterpiece, Roseanne Montillo

The lady and her monsters : a tale of dissections, real-life Dr. Frankensteins, and the creation of Mary Shelley's masterpiece, Roseanne Montillo

Label
The lady and her monsters : a tale of dissections, real-life Dr. Frankensteins, and the creation of Mary Shelley's masterpiece
Title
The lady and her monsters
Title remainder
a tale of dissections, real-life Dr. Frankensteins, and the creation of Mary Shelley's masterpiece
Statement of responsibility
Roseanne Montillo
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Montillo brings to life the fascinating times, startling science, and real-life horrors behind Mary Shelley's gothic masterpiece, Frankenstein. "A ... blend of literary history, lore, and early scientific exploration that traces the origins of the greatest horror story of all time"--Dust jacket flap
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Montillo, Roseanne
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
  • Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
  • Women and literature
  • Dissection
  • Human anatomy
  • Medicine in literature
  • History of Medicine
Target audience
adult
Label
The lady and her monsters : a tale of dissections, real-life Dr. Frankensteins, and the creation of Mary Shelley's masterpiece, Roseanne Montillo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-310) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The spark of life -- Waking the dead -- Making monsters -- A meeting of two minds -- Eloping to the mainland -- My hideous progeny -- Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus -- The anatomy act -- A sea change
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
322 pages
Isbn
9780062025814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062025814
  • (OCoLC)794838464
Label
The lady and her monsters : a tale of dissections, real-life Dr. Frankensteins, and the creation of Mary Shelley's masterpiece, Roseanne Montillo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-310) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The spark of life -- Waking the dead -- Making monsters -- A meeting of two minds -- Eloping to the mainland -- My hideous progeny -- Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus -- The anatomy act -- A sea change
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
322 pages
Isbn
9780062025814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062025814
  • (OCoLC)794838464

Library Locations

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      1197 W. Main St., Lewisville, TX, 75067, US
      33.0422012 -97.02392920000001
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