Vol. I, Chapter II, pp. 74–75

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus

London: Printed for Lackington, Hughes, Harding, Mavor, & Jones, 1818.

Purchased by Pierpont Morgan in 1910

PML 16799
Vol. I, pp. 74–75

I listened to him with interest for he spoke without presumption or affectation;