Knockout Art from the ‘Classics Reimagined’ Edition of ‘Frankenstein’

Artist and graphic designer David Plunkert's stunning new illustrations are as terrifying as Shelley's classic prose.

Mary Shelley’s iconic Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus is approaching the 100th anniversary of its original publication, and Rockport’s Classics Reimagined imprint is on the case. The press, which publishes collector’s editions of classic novels with stunning new illustrations, has a new bicentennial pressing of Frankenstein, full of haunting images by artist and graphic designer David Plunkert. The book hits shelves next week, so check out our preview of some of our favorite illustrations, and then pre-order a copy here.

Illustration credit: David Plunkert