Frankenstein
Genres
Romance novel
Speculative fiction
Suspense
Horror Film
Romanticism
Mystery
Fiction
Epistolary novel
Gothic fiction
Science Fiction
Fantasy
First Published
1818-01-01
Subjects
Science
Love
Original Language
English Language
Author
Mary Shelley
Category
Book

Frankenstein

Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus, is a novel written by English author Mary Shelley about the young student of science Victor Frankenstein, who creates a grotesque but sentient creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment. Shelley started writing the story when she was eighteen, and the novel was published when she was twenty. The first edition was published anonymously in London in 1818. Shelley's name appears on the second edition, published in France in 1823. Shelley had ... more on Wikipedia

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