FRANKENSTEIN

OR PERHAPS

THE MODERN PROMETHEUS

MARY SHELLEY

A Classic Story Analysis

Provided by:

Inojales, Angel Might E.

BEED III

To:

DR . DANILO B. SOLAYAO

In partial fulfilment of the requirement in

English 7- World Literature

Saint Michael's College of Laguna

initial semester 2012-2013

I. Preliminaries:

A. Subject of the Book: Frankenstein and also the Modern Prometheus

B. Creator: Mary Shelley

C. Author: Simon and Schuster Incorporation.

D. Place of Publication: 1230 Avenue of the Americas, Ny, NY 10020 II. Intro:

Before reading the book " Frankenstein” I'm thinking about a somewhat like a uninteresting situation I will experience seeing that I thought it turned out not interesting at all. After the progress of my personal reading, I actually never thought that all I'd end up being enjoying this and found myself excited of what was gonna happen subsequent. I really appreciated it towards the extent that I'd simply set aside my own other subjects because My spouse and i pre-occupied me reading it. After reading, I was amazed by how wild the thoughts did mcdougal have that she emerged up such a very fine and exquisite operate of materials. I was really fascinated and located myself idolizing the author Jane Shelley pertaining to such a really excellent story she got published.

III. Author's biography:

Jane Wollstonecraft Godwin was born in 1797 in to the most recognized intellectual and literary matrimony of the day. Her mother, Martha Wollstonecraft, was among the most important Enlightenment radicals, and composed passionately and persuasively for the rights of women, most famously within a Vindication from the Rights of Woman (1972). Her daddy, William Godwin, was a celebrated philosopher and writer who believed in mans individual flawlessness and capacity to reason. His best- regarded work, The Enquiry Regarding Political Justice, and it's Impact on Standard Virtue and happiness, was published in 1793. Young Mary never knew her mother, who have died of complications coming from her beginning. Godwin, also raising Wollstonecraft's other little girl, Fanny Imlay, needed a mother for his young ladies and found one in Mary Anne Clairmont, the unmarried mom of two. Clairmont was jealous with the attention paid to her distinctive stepdaughter and favoured her own kids, making life at home hard for fresh Mary, who was often pulled for impertinence and found comfort reading or taking her meals in her single mother's grave. Even though she received no formal education, growing up in William Godwin's home provided enough opportunities for learning, using its well-stocked library and regular visits through the great brains of the time. The moment relations among his better half and little girl became irresistible, Godwin directed Mary to live with his close friends the Baxters in Scotland in 1812, where the lady enjoyed her first flavor of home-based harmony. That year she briefly achieved the newly married Percy Bysshe Shelley, a noted young romantic poet and ardent fans of Godwin's philosophy. She returned with her father's residence in 1814, where Shelley was a recurrent visitor. The tow fell in love, and with Mary's stepsister Jane Clairmont, ran away to the country. The couple's first kid was born too early in 1815 and survived only a few several weeks, and their second child was created in early 1816. Claire commenced an affair with another famous fresh poet, Lord Byron, as well as the four exceeded the unusually cold summer of 1816 together for the shores of Lake Geneva. They slept by the open fire talking and telling ghosting stories, and Percy, Byron, and Jane decided to discover who could write the most frightening story. Mary's adventure became the basis for Frankenstein. Percy's wife, Harriet, drowned herself in November 1816, and Percy and Martha married in December. Jane published Frankenstein anonymously in 1818, yet since Percy had written the Preface as well as the book was dedicated of being the book's author. Disaster followed the Shelley's while the e third kid, Clara, perished in 1818 and their second child, William, died in 1819, and gave birth to her fourth child Percy Florence, in November. She...