Frankenstein - The First 200 Years

Author(s): Christopher Frayling

horror & cult cinema | pictorial | arts, darkly

This book will trace the journey of Shelley's Frankenstein from limited edition literature to the bloodstream of contemporary culture. It includes new research on the novel's origins, with a reprint of the earliest-known version of the creation scene; visual material on adaptations for the stage, in magazines, on playbills, in prints and in book publications of the nineteenth century; series of visual essays on many of the film versions and their inspirations in the history of art; and Frankenstein in popular culture on posters, advertisements, packaging, in comics and graphic novels.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781909526464
  • : Reel Art Press
  • : Reel Art Press
  • : October 2017
  • : December 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Christopher Frayling
  • : Hardback
  • : 230