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Shelley, Percy Bysshe 1792-1822

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Works: 6,648 works in 17,732 publications in 20 languages and 343,639 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Drama  Biographies  History  Musical settings  Songs  Suites  Records and correspondence 
Subject Headings: Authors, English 
Roles: Author, Translator, Librettist, Lyricist, Other, Originator, Honoree, Contributor, Recipient, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Correspondent, Adapter, Former owner, Creator, Composer
Classifications: PR5431, 821.7
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The complete poetical works of Percy Bysshe Shelley by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

263 editions published between 1824 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains all the poems by Percy Shelley, Wollstonecraft's son-in-law
The poetical works of Percy Bysshe Shelley by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

312 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains the poetry of Percy Bysshe Shelley. It was edited by his wife, Mary Shelley
The Esdaile notebook : a volume of early poems by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

20 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty-seven personal and political poems, written between 1809 and 1813, forty-three of which have not been previously published. Critical and biographical commentaries
John Keats and Percy Bysshe Shelley: complete poetical works by John Keats( Book )

28 editions published between 1817 and 1968 in English and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete poems of John Keats and Percy Shelley. ISBN 0-394-60466-0
Selected poetry and prose by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

40 editions published between 1951 and 1994 in English and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains thirteen narrative poems and lyrical dramas, the shorter lyrical and reflective poems, and a selection of prefaces and essays. Edited with an introduction analyzing Shelley's work and thought, by C. Baker
Shelley's Adonais : a critical edition by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

183 editions published between 1821 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Along with John Keats, Percy Bysshe Shelley and Lord Byron are generally considered the second generation of the great English Romantic poets. Shelley was an admirer of Keats's work, and though a few of the letters they exchanged reveal the somewhat rocky nature of their friendship, Shelley graciously invited Keats to join him at his residence at Pisa as his health declined. Keats, instead, removed himself to Rome, where he succumbed to tuberculosis in a villa on the Spanish Steps. Immediately after hearing of his death, Shelley began to compose Adonaïs, an elegy to Keats that is now considered among Shelley's best and most renowned works. Along with Shelley's achingly beautiful tribute, this 1891 volume features brief memoirs of both Shelley and Keats, cancelled passages of the poem, and extensive analysis by English writer and critic William Michael Rossetti
Prometheus unbound, a variorum edition by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

90 editions published between 1820 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prometheus Unbound is a four act lyric play it was not written to be performed as a play but staged within the imagination of the reader. It is a reply to Aeschylus' Prometheus Bound which has the hero stealing fire from the gods to give to mortals. Many think this work is Shelley's masterpiece as it represents a culmination of the poet's political thought and displays his considerable gift of lyrical expression. The play was written over 4 years as its progress was severely impeded by the tragic death of first his daughter Clara Everina in 1818 and then his son William in 1819. The fourth act, a warning that evil must be checked lest tyranny reign, was added many months after the first three had been completed and revised. Shelley compares his Prometheus to Milton's Satan in Paradise Lost: But Prometheus is, as it were, the type of the highest perfection of moral and intellectual nature, impelled by the purest and the truest motives to the best and noblest ends
A defence of poetry by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

125 editions published between 1840 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this renowned work, poet Percy Bysshe Shelley expands on his celebrated statement that poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world," and assiduously and lyrically rebuts the assertion made in the essay Four Ages of Poetry" (written by his contemporary Thomas Love Peacock) that poetry has no place in a world of technology and science
Portrait of Shelley by Newman Ivey White( Book )

4 editions published between 1945 and 1968 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of Byron, Keats, and Shelley by Elliott Coleman( Book )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1982 in English and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems by Byrn, Keats and Shelley
Shelley's critical prose by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetical works; with introductions and notes by William Wordsworth( Book )

94 editions published between 1904 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition of Wordsworth's poems contains every piece of verse known to have been published by the poet himself, or of which he authorized the posthumous publication. The text, which Thomas Hutchinson based largely upon the 1849-50 standard edition, the last issued during the poet's lifetime, was revised in 1936 for the Oxford Standard Authors series by Ernest de Selincourt
Shelley by Stephen Spender( Book )

85 editions published between 1880 and 1993 in 7 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pocket-sized anthology of poems by Romantic-era poet Percy Bysshe Shelley
Il tramonto = [The sunset] by Ottorino Respighi( )

14 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of Percy Bysshe Shelley by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

42 editions published between 1901 and 2016 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief introduction to the life of Shelley, called the poet of "uncompromising spirit," and his most praised works, some extracted from the whole, others presented in full
The Cenci, a tragedy in five acts by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

58 editions published between 1819 and 2010 in English and German and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cenci (1819) is Shelley's dramatic retelling of the legend of Beatrice Cenci, the beautiful and innocent daughter of a roman nobleman, who is raped by her father and seeks justice by murdering him. The murder plot, the commission and discovery of the crime, and the trial of Beatrice and her accomplices, form the basis for Shelley's powerful tragedy. -- Back cover
The poetical works of Shelley by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

11 editions published between 1949 and 1975 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cenci by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

89 editions published between 1819 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a verse drama written in the summer of 1819, and inspired by a real Italian family, the Cencis. Shelley composed the play at Rome and at Villa Valsovano near Livorno, from May to 5 August 1819. The work was published by Charles and James Ollier, in London in 1819. Shelley sought to have the play staged, describing it as totally different from anything you might conjecture that he should write; of a more popular kind written for the multitude. The play was not considered performable in its day due to its themes of incest and parricide, and was not performed in public in England until 1922 when it was staged in London. This is part of the TREDITION CLASSICS series which contains classical literature works from over two thousand years. Most of these titles have been out of print and off the bookstore shelves for decades. The book series is intended to preserve the cultural legacy and to promote the timeless works of classical literature. Readers of a TREDITION CLASSICS book support the mission to save many of the amazing works of world literature from oblivion. With this series, tredition intends to make thousands of international literature classics available in printed format again - worldwide
Percy Bysshe Shelley by Donald H Reiman( Book )

41 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Shelley which includes excerpts of his writing that are important for a comprehension of his thought and art
Shelley's Poetry and prose : authoritative texts, criticism by Percy Bysshe Shelley( Book )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems -- Prose -- Criticism -- Selected bibliography -- Index of titles and first lines
 
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Shelley's Adonais : a critical edition
Alternative Names
Blisshe Shelley, Percey 1792-1822

Bysshe, Percy 1792-1822

Bysshe, Percy Shelley 1792-1822

Bysshe Shelley, Percy

Bysshe-Shelley, Percy 1792-1822

Hermit of Marlow.

Hermit of Marlow 1792-1822

Hsüeh-lai

Hsüeh-lai 1792-1822

Marlow 1792-1822 Hermit of

Marlow, Hermit of.

Marlow, Hermit of, 1792-1822

P. B. S. 1792-1822

Percy B. Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley 1792-1822

Percy Bysshe Shelley angielski poeta

Percy Bysshe Shelley angla poeto

Percy Bysshe Shelley Brits auteur

Percy Bysshe Shelley écrivain britannique

Percy Bysshe Shelley englischer Schriftsteller

Percy Bysshe Shelley escritor britânico

Percy Bysshe Shelley poet englez

Percy Bysshe Shelley poeta inglese

Percy Bysshe Shelley poète et dramaturge britannique

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Persijs Bišs Šellijs

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Šeli, P. B.

Śeli, Pārsi Bīśa, 1792-1822

Šéli, Pérsi Ba

Šéli, Pérsi Ba 1792-1822

Šeli, Persi Biš

Šeli, Persi Biš 1792-1822

Šelle, Periy Bessi 1792-1822

Šelle, Pery Bessi 1792-1822

Selley, Persy Byss 1792-1822

Selleÿ, Persy Mpis 1792-1822

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Šelli, Persi Biši.

Šelli, Persi Biši 1792-1822

Šellijs, Persijs Bišijs, 1792-1822

Šellijs, Pērsijs Bišs 1792-1822

Sheli, Persi Bish.

Sheli, Persi Bish 1792-1822

Sheli, Poyrsi 1792-1822

Shelley.

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Shelley, Bysshe

Shelley, P. B.

Shelley, P.-B. 1792-1822

Shelley, P. B. (Percy Bisshe), 1792-1822

Shelley, P. B. (Percy Bysshe), 1792-1822

Shelley, P. Bysshe

Shelley, Perce Bysshe 1792-1822

Shelley, Percey Blisshe 1792-1822

Shelley, Percy

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Shelley , Percy B.

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Shelley , Percy Bishe

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Shelley, Percy Byshe 1792-1822

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Šillī, Bīrsī Bayšī 1792-1822

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Victor 1792-1822

Xuelai 1792-1822

Πέρσι Σέλλεϋ

Перси Биш Шели

Перси Биши Шелли английский поэт

Персі Біш Шэлі

Персі Біші Шеллі

Персі Біші Шеллі Англійський поет

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Пэрсі Біш Шэлі

Шелли П. Б. 1792-1822

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Шелли, Перси Биши 1792-1822

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פרסי ביש שלי משורר אנגלי רומנטי חשוב

שלי, פרסי ביש

שלי, פרסי ביש 1792־1822

שעלי, פוירסי

שעלי, פרסי ביש 1792-1822

بيرسي بيش شيلي

شللي، 1792-1822

شلي

شيلي، 1792-1822

شیلی

شېللې, پېرىي بېسسى 1792-1822

پرسی بیش شلی زبان‌شناس، مترجم، نویسنده، و شاعر بریتانیایی

पर्सी बिश शेली

पर्सी शेली

পার্সি বিশি শেলি

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பெர்சி பைச்சு செல்லி

പെഴ്സി ബിഷ് ഷെല്ലി

ရှဲလီ၊ ပါဆီ

პერსი ბიში შელი

셀리, P. B. 1792-1822

셸리, P. B. 1792-1822

셸리, 퍼시 비셰 1792-1822

셸리, 퍼시 비시 1792-1822

셸리, 퍼씨 비셰 1792-1822

쉘리, 퍼씨 비쉬 1792-1822

퍼시, 비쉬 셸리 1792-1822

퍼시 비시 셸리

シェリー, P. B.

シェリー, パーシー・ビィシュ

シェリー, パーシー・ビッシ

シェレー

パーシー・ビッシュ・シェリー

珀西·比希·雪莱

雪利

雪萊

雪莱 1792-1822

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The poetical works of Percy Bysshe ShelleyShelley's Adonais : a critical editionPrometheus unbound, a variorum editionA defence of poetryShelleyThe Cenci, a tragedy in five actsThe CenciPercy Bysshe ShelleyShelley's Poetry and prose : authoritative texts, criticism