The Complete Poetry Of Percy Bysshe Shelley

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Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421411091
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Category : Literary Criticism
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The Complete Poetry Of Percy Bysshe Shelley

by Percy Bysshe Shelley, The Complete Poetry Of Percy Bysshe Shelley Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Complete Poetry Of Percy Bysshe Shelley books, "His name is Percy Bysshe Shelley, and he is the author of a poetical work entitled Alastor, or the Spirit of Solitude." With these words, the radical journalist and poet Leigh Hunt announced his discovery in 1816 of an extraordinary talent within "a new school of poetry rising of late." The third volume of the acclaimed edition of The Complete Poetry of Percy Bysshe Shelley includes Alastor, one of Shelley’s first major works, and all the poems that Shelley completed, for either private circulation or publication, during the turbulent years from 1814 to March 1818: Hymn to Intellectual Beauty, Mont Blanc, Laon and Cythna, as well as shorter pieces, such as his most famous sonnet, Ozymandias. It was during these years that Shelley, already an accomplished and practiced poet with three volumes of published verse, authored two major volumes, earned international recognition, and became part of the circle that was later called the Younger Romantics. As with previous volumes, extensive discussions of the poems’ composition, influences, publication, circulation, reception, and critical history accompany detailed records of textual variants for each work. Among the appendixes are Mary W. Shelley’s 1839 notes on the poems for these years, a table of the forty-two revisions made to Laon and Cythna for its reissue as The Revolt of Islam, and Shelley’s errata list for the same. It is in the works included in this volume that the recognizable and characteristic voice of Shelley emerges—unmistakable, consistent, and vital.


Yale Studies In English

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Author: Charles H. Taylor
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English Literature

English Literature PDF
Author: Harvard University. Library
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Category : American literature
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Shelley

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Author: Betty T. Bennett
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Category : Literary Criticism
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Shelley

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The Reception Of P B Shelley In Europe

The Reception of P  B  Shelley in Europe PDF
Author: Susanne Schmid
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 144110223X
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Category : Literary Criticism
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by Susanne Schmid, The Reception Of P B Shelley In Europe Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Reception Of P B Shelley In Europe books, The widespread and culturally significant impact of Percy Bysshe Shelley's writings in Europe constitutes a particularly interesting case for a reception study because of the variety of responses they evoked. If radical readers cherished the 'red' Shelley, others favoured the lyrical poet, whose work was, like Byron's, anthologized and set to music. His major dramatic works, The Cenci and Prometheus Unbound, inspired numerous fin-de-siècle and expressionist dramatists and producers from Paris to Moscow. Shelley was read by, and influenced, the novelist Stendhal, the political theorist Engels, the Spanish symbolist Jiménez, and the Russian modernist poet Akhmatova. This exciting collection of essays by an international team of leading scholars considers translations, critical and biographical reviews, fictionalizations of his life, and other creative responses. It probes into transnational cross-currents to demonstrate the depth of Shelley's impact on European culture since his death in 1822. It will be an indispensable research resource for academics, critics, and writers with interests in Romanticism and its legacies.