Il rianimatore - Le Storie 69 cover

Series: Le Storie

N°: 69

Frequency: monthly

Il rianimatore

Introduction: A long time before Dr. Frankenstein, Giovanni Aldini devised the idea of using electricity to get a corpse back to life.

Release: 12/06/2018

Price: 4,00

Plot: Antonio Costantini

Script: Antonio Costantini

Artwork: Claudio Montalbano

Cover: Aldo Di Gennaro


Bologna, now. A few students are visiting the rooms of a museum. A regular school trip, nothing more. A walk through old experimental contraptions and memorabilia, strange scientific research and crazy 19th-century theories on animal electricity and the dream of giving life back to dead tissues. Just a few people dared taking this possibility seriously. Among them – or so they say – there was Giovanni Aldini, from Bologna. But he’s been dead for almost two centuries. But is he?