Frankenstein: or, The modern Prometheus; to which is added vol. 1 of F. Schiller's The Ghost-Seer

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Title
Frankenstein: or, The modern Prometheus; to which is added vol. 1 of F. Schiller's The Ghost-Seer
Additional title: Frankenstein: or, The modern Prometheus
Names
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851 (Author)
Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley (Firm) (Publisher)
Von Holst, Theodor, 1810-1844 (Illustrator)
Chevalier, William, 1804-1866 (Engraver)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1831
Place: London
Publisher: Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley
Place: Edinburgh
Publisher: Bell and Bradfute
Place: Dublin
Publisher: Cumming
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz (Shelley, M. Frankenstein. 1831)
Genres
Books
Engravings
Notes
Content: Half-title: "Standard novels No. IX. / Frankenstein. / Complete. / The ghost-seer. / Vol. I."
Statement of responsibility: Illustrations: Engraved frontispiece and extra-engraved title vignette by W. Chevalier after "T. Holst," i.e., Theodor Von Holst.
Funding: Digitized through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Physical Description
Extent: 4, [2], xii, 202, [2], 163 [5] p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 18 cm.
Bound in glazed plum cloth, faded, worn, black paper spine labels with gilt letters, chipped. Within Blue cloth clamshell case.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13466349
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f5461440-2a6d-0133-d7f6-3c07547a230f
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1797: Creator Born
  • 1831: Issued
  • 1851: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "Frankenstein: or, The modern Prometheus; to which is added vol. 1 of F. Schiller's The Ghost-Seer" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1831. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3fb8df5-e0c9-458f-e040-e00a18064389

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "Frankenstein: or, The modern Prometheus; to which is added vol. 1 of F. Schiller's The Ghost-Seer" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 25, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3fb8df5-e0c9-458f-e040-e00a18064389

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. (1831). Frankenstein: or, The modern Prometheus; to which is added vol. 1 of F. Schiller's The Ghost-Seer Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3fb8df5-e0c9-458f-e040-e00a18064389

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Frankenstein: or, The modern Prometheus; to which is added vol. 1 of F. Schiller's The Ghost-Seer