The Casebook of Victor Frankenstein, Paperback

The Casebook of Victor Frankenstein Paperback



Victor Frankenstein begins his anatomy experiments in a barn in the secluded village of Headington, near Oxford.

The coroner's office provides the corpses he needs - but they have often died by violent means and are damaged and putrifying.

Victor moves his coils and jars and electrical fluids to a deserted pottery manufactury in Limehouse. And, from Limehouse, makes contact with the Doomesday Men - the resurrectionists.

Victor pays better than any hospital for the bodies of the very recently dead.

Even so, perfect specimens are hard to come by...until that Thames-side dawn when Victor, waiting, wrapped in his greatcoat, on his wooden jetty, hears the splashing of oars and sees in the half-light that slung into the stern of the approaching boat is the corpse of a handsome young man, one hand trailing in the water...




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