Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley (4 August 1792 – 8 July 1822) was one of the major English Romantic poets, who is regarded by some as among the finest lyric and philosophical poets in the English language, and one of the most influential. A radical in his poetry as well as in his political and social views, Shelley did not see fame during his lifetime, but recognition of his achievements in poetry grew steadily following his death. Shelley was a key member of a close circle of visionary poets and writers that included Lord Byron, John Keats, Leigh Hunt, Thomas Love Peacock and his own second wife, Mary S ...more

Shelley: The Pursuit
Mary Shelley
Mont Blanc: Lines Written In The Vale Of Chamouni = Monte Bianco:  Versi Scritti Nella Valle Di Chamonix:  Testo A Fronte (Di Monte In Monte)
Ozymandias
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To Wordsworth
 
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England in 1819
 
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A Defence of Poetry
The Cenci
Prometheus Unbound
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Shelley: The Poet of Rebellion, Nature, and Love
Shelley and the Musico-Poetics of Romanticism. Jessica K. Quillin
A Fatal Likeness (Charles Maddox #2)
Zastrozzi
Masks Of Anarchy: The History Of A Radical Poem, From Percy Shelley To The Triangle Factory Fire
Monsters by Sharon DogarAlmost Invincible by Suzanne BurdonMary Molds a Monster by Lisa MullarkeyStrange Star by Emma CarrollThe Monsters We Deserve by Marcus Sedgwick
Mary Shelley in Fiction
32 books — 3 voters
Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft ShelleyThe Complete Poems by Percy Bysshe ShelleyThe Age of Wonder by Richard  HolmesA Vindication of the Rights of Woman by Mary WollstonecraftThe Casebook of Victor Frankenstein by Peter Ackroyd
The Truth Behind the Monster
42 books — 34 voters


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Into this stronghold of royalist tradition and prejudice, Shelley unloaded truckloads of French philosophy, German horror novels, his solar microscope and several crates of chemical and electrical equipment, including a system of Voltaic batteries and a hand-cranked generator.
Richard Holmes

Percy Bysshe Shelley
Frente a dos proposiciones diametralmente opuestas, el cerebro cree la menos incomprensible: es más fácil suponer que el universo ha existido por toda la eternidad que concebir a un ser eterno con la capacidad de crearlo.
Percy Bysshe Shelley, A Refutation of Deism: in a Dialogue

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The Immortal Poets Society We read and discuss poetry from Homer to Frost. We are mostly interested in English and American…more
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