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Frankenstein: or, The modern Prometheus

Collection Data

Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851 (Author)
Godwin, William, 1756-1836 (Dedicatee)
Macdonald and Son (London, England) (Printer)
Lackington, Hughes, Harding, Mavor, & Jones (Publisher)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1818
Place: London
Publisher: Lackington, Hughes, Harding, Mavor, & Jones
Edition: First
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: *Pforz A-RU 11
Content: Godwin exhibition
Statement of responsibility: Printer's imprint: "Printed by Macdonald and Son, Cloth Fair, London."
Acquisition: Vickery sale, March 1933, through Rosenbach.
Ownership: Book-plate of Willis Vickery
Physical Description
Extent: 3 v. (v. 1: xxi, 181, [2] p.; v. 2: 2 p.l., 156, [8] p.; v. 3: 2 p.l., 192, [4] p.) 20 cm
Watermark = 1816
Mottled pink paper boards, printed paper spine labels, untrimmed; in red cloth jackets with hand-lettered paper spine labels; in light blue cloth folder with some interior marbling; in dark blue straight grain-morocco and light blue cloth slip-case with beveled front edges, gilt letters on back
In ink on front free endpapers; R W Sparks/? Grittleton School
Type of Resource
RLIN/OCLC: 2748084
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13399796
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): df444710-c604-012f-0096-58d385a7bc34
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