Are you a fan of Mary Shelley, monsters, and classic literature? If your answer is yes to all the above, then you'll love diving into the free NYPL Biblion: Frankenstein iPad app. Along with academic debates on the pros and cons of technology, the app includes a wide variety of galleries, audio clips, and video that explore the legacy of Mary Shelley and the Romantic era.
With over 1,300 images, rare narratives, and essays by Romantic exerts, this second edition of the NYPL app promises to satisfy all kinds of literary geeks. What could possibly make this literary feast better? The app offers access to all the surviving pages of Mary Shelley's original manuscript, courtesy of the Oxford University Bodleian Library.
Ready to kick off your Summer book list with a look back at Frankenstein?