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    [Andrew Crosse]. Peter Haining. The Man Who Was Frankenstein. London: Frederik Muller Limited, [1979]. First edition. Octavo, pp. [1-10] 1-166, illustrations, boards. Biography of Andrew Crosse (1784-1855), an eccentric English scientist who may have been the model for Shelley's doctor. Prints the text of The Electric Vampire by F. H. Power that draws upon the experiments performed by Crosse. Stain to upper margin of several leaves of text, else a fine copy in fine price-clipped dust jacket.


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    February, 2016
    11th Thursday
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