Frankenstein: Or, the Modern Prometheus, the Pennyroyal Edition
ISBN: 0520201795
EAN13: 9780520201798
Language: English
Pages: 270
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 9.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
The California edition of the Pennyroyal Press Frankenstein unites the dark side of Barry Moser's art with the classic 1818 text of Mary Shelley's tale of moral transfiguration. In a vivid sequence of woodcuts, the reader witnesses the birth of the monster as Moser shapes him from darkness and gives him a form simultaneously ghastly in its malice and transfixing in its suffering.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover The California edition of the Pennyroyal Press Frankenstein unites the dark side of Barry Moser's art with the classic 1818 text of Mary Shelley's take of moral transfiguration. In a vivid sequence of woodcuts, the reader witnesses the birth of the 'monster' as Moser shapes him from darkness and gives him a form simultaneously ghastly in its malice and transfixing in its suffering.