The Transformation (Fantasy and Horror Classics)
Publish date: April 16th 2013
Publisher: Fantasy and Horror Classics
Pages no: 30
Edition language: English
3.5 stars: Shelley's dark tale reminding us of the pain to be encountered when cutting ourselves free from the baser parts of our nature. (This was all symbolic, wasn't it? or am I reaching?) Guido, Guido, Guido...
This is a good little book: just three stories collected together, but they're all interesting.The first two are in the Gothic tradition: the title story, Transformation is a story of about the squandering of youth's potential, of decadence and selfishness. A morality tale, but not overbearingly so....