Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus
London: Printed for Lackington, Hughes, Harding, Mavor, & Jones, 1818.
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan in 1910
Vol. I, pp. 82–83
The event of these enquiries interested my understanding, I may say my imagination, until I was exalted to a kind of transport. And indeed