More Frankenstein in the Wild August 3, 2013 – Posted in: Bookselling / Collecting – Tags:

frankenstein comicFrankenstein Comic Album

Recently we covered a poster auction that featured a rare poster from the 1931 movie adaptation of Frankenstein. The insert, estimated at $50,000 – $100,000, wound up fetching over $250,000!

frankenstein british movie tie in

First printing of this 1931 British film tie-in edition


So what better time to highlight a selection of material related to Mary Shelley’s modern prometheus currently on the market.

The list curated for includes copies of the First American Edition, the First Illustrated Edition as well as a selection of fine press and other illustrated editions.

Here are a few other highlights




A couple of posters from the Hammer Press Studio productions:

frankenstein hammer studios 2Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell

frankenstein hammer studiosFrankenstein Created Woman

frankenstein madeline parodyA  parody of Ludwig Bemelmans’s Madeline by Rick Walton

frankenstein's auntFrankenstein’s Aunt by Alan Rune Petter

frankenstein lynd wardThe Lynd Ward illustrated edition

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