The Modern PrometheuseBook - 1831
In 1816, while they were summering near Lake Geneva, Mary Shelley, her husband Percy Shelley and their friends, George Gordon Lord Byron and John Polidori, had a competition to see who could write the best horror story. Mary Shelley claimed that the storyline for her epic novel <i>Frankenstein</i> was inspired by a dream she had after weeks of deliberating on a plot.
Publisher: London : Colburn and Bentley, 1831
Characteristics: 1 online resource (208 p.)