Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft & Moser, Barry, illustrator
Title FRANKENSTEIN; or, The Modern Prometheus
Book Condition Fine, as-new, in roughly-woven black cloth stamped in red foil with calligraphic titles by Yvette Rutledge; decorated endpapers, pinky-red upper-page-edge tint; in a fine, as-new, pictorial dust jacket.
Edition First trade edition. Reproduced from the limited Pennyroyal Press edition. Large quarto.
Publisher Berkeley, California: University of California Press, (1984).
0520052811 / 9780520052819
Seller ID 14200.00
The 1818 3-volume text interpreted by engraver/illustrator Barry Moser in a series of 52 original woodcuts that capture the stark, brooding, ominous tone of Shelley's classic. With an afterword by novelist Joyce Carol Oates, and notes.
Horror. Illustrated Books.