'I gained his secret and we were both lost for ever'.
Mary Shelley's dark story of a bereaved man's disturbing passion for his daughter was suppressed by her own father, and not published for over a century.
This is one of 46 new books in the bestselling Little Black Classics series, to celebrate the first ever Penguin Classic in 1946.
Each book gives readers a taste of the Classics' huge range and diversity, with works from around the world and across the centuries - including fables, decadence, heartbreak, tall tales, satire, ghosts, battles and elephants.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 128 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 03/03/2016
- Category: Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780241251874