The monster meets his maker the monster, played by boris karloff (right) has a tense encounter with his inventor in the 1931 movie frankenstein, based on mary shelley's novel. Frankenstein [mary shelley] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers frankenstein or, the modern prometheus, is a novel written by english author mary shelley about the young student of science victor frankenstein. What are some differences and similarities between the creature and frankenstein ' and find homework help for other frankenstein questions at enotes at the end of frankenstein, victor and the monster both come to death in the book frankenstein by mary shelley. Book recommendation: frankenstein by mary shelley complex, and chilling you may find yourself asking who the real monster of the story is confessions of a bookworm am reading book book recommendation classic frankenstein horror mary shelley monster post navigation. Who's the real monster there seems to be no question who the monster is in frankenstein it seems as if through the character of frankenstein, shelley could be hinting at the monster-like attributes that at times can plague the human race.
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