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narrative
used in Frankenstein

4 uses
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Definition
a story
  • His tale is connected and told with an appearance of the simplest truth, yet I own to you that the letters of Felix and Safie, which he showed me, and the apparition of the monster seen from our ship, brought to me a greater conviction of the truth of his narrative than his asseverations, however earnest and connected.
    Chapter 24 (38% in)
narrative = story
  • I felt the greatest eagerness to hear the promised narrative, partly from curiosity and partly from a strong desire to ameliorate his fate if it were in my power.
    Introductory Letters (95% in)
  • narrative = story
  • He then told me that he would commence his narrative the next day when I should be at leisure.
    Introductory Letters (97% in)
  • narrative = story
  • But I perceive your thoughts; you do not credit my narrative and do not intend to pursue my enemy with the punishment which is his desert.
    Chapter 23 (88% in)
narrative = story
There are no more uses of "narrative" in Frankenstein.

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