I expected the prose to be good but, having never read Shelley before, I was still surprised by how exceptional and ear-pleasing it was. This book also made me ponder about soulsdid the monster have a soul?
A man might be respected with only one of these advantages, but without either he was considered, except in very rare instances, as a vagabond and a slave, doomed to waste his powers for the profits of the chosen few! Your purchase helps us remain independent and ad-free. Horrified and repulsed by his own creation, Frankenstein flies from the university and from anything related to his field of research.
The language is representative of English typical in the 19th century. You could also link the title to the subject to show how the title explains the subject matter.
I enjoyed this book, which ultimately questions what it is to be human. Never hesitate to challenge an assumption, approach, or argument. In the involuntary confinement of her bedroom, the hero creates a reality of her own beyond the hypnotic pattern of the faded yellow wallpaper—a pattern that has come to symbolize her own imprisonment.
But keep in mind that a bad book takes as long to write as a good one, and every author deserves fair treatment. First, a review gives the reader a concise summary of the content.
It raises the question: This is a must-read for people who think they know the legend of Frankenstein through the various film versions. What exactly is the subject or topic of the book?
I think I could have forgiven the mistake of making the monster in the first place if Victor had just taken responsibility and cared for him. These questions can provide a historical or literary standard on which to base your evaluations. Is this gentle and lovely being lost forever?
He is also selfish in his loneliness, deciding at first to kidnap the boy William without giving any thought to the effect such a kidnap would have on its victim. I liked and even admired Victor in the beginning of the story and found his personal journey compelling.
So, overall, I enjoyed this more than I thought I would. In the middle of the book, the monster takes over as narrator, detailing his first steps into the world and the terror he stirs in people.
You can, however, introduce new ideas that go beyond the book if they extend the logic of your own thesis. If you are reviewing the first book ever written on the subject, it will be important for your readers to know.
If the author wanted you to get one idea from the book, what would it be? Anyway, I definitely sympathized with the monster. Some people do become murderers.
Rejected by his creator and other humans, the monster turns to killing innocent people simply because Victor loves them.
Just as when the creature puts his hand in the fire and realises that something, that provides warmth, can also cause pain, so knowledge can both help and be an affliction for mankind. None of us may be able to create a living creature but most of us are capable of creating our own bugbears which end up taking a life of their own and controlling us — whether it be a career, a hobby, a relationship or an addiction.
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Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus is a novel written by English author Mary Shelley (–) that tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a young scientist who creates a grotesque, sapient creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment.
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Frankenstein is an old classic about a scientist who creates a monster and the awful events he unintentionally causes. Victor Frankenstein is a hard-working young man at university who discovers.
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