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    Mary Shelley. Frankenstein or the Modern Prometheus. London: George Routledge and Sons, 1882. Pictorial wraps. Octavo. viii, 122 double column pages. Four pages of ads. Striking cover illustration of a large Frankenstein's Monster towering above a man, with snow-capped mountains in the distance. Some chipping to the head and foot of spine. Number 159 of the Routledge's Sixpenny Series. Contains the introduction from the Bentley's "Standard Novels" edition of 1831. A bright and very good copy of this scarce and fragile Frankenstein item. From the Jerry Weist Collection.

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    September, 2011
    12th-13th Monday-Tuesday
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