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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822.,
  • Poets, English -- 19th century -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementClaire Tomalin.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5431 .T6 1980b
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4232850M
ISBN 10050013068X
LC Control Number80513315

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Tomalin hardly has the time in so short a book for more than a hasty, impressionistic survey of Shelley's art, but her assessments are clear and well-informed. The many illustrations ( black-and-white drawings, paintings, lithographs, etc.) aptly convey a sense of the varied landscapes&#;physical, political, and personal&#;that Shelley sped through in his turbulent career. Genre/Form: Biography Biographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tomalin, Claire. Shelley and his world. New York: Scribner, (OCoLC) COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Share - Shelley and His World by Claire Tomalin (, Book, Illustrated) Shelley and His World by Claire Tomalin (, Book, Illustrated) Be the first to write a review.

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Shelley: The Pursuit is the book with which Richard Holmesthe finest literary biographer of our daymade his name. Dispensing with the long-established Victorian picture of Shelley as a blandly ethereal character, Holmes projects a startling image of "a darker and /5.   Known for his lyrical and long-form verse, Percy Bysshe Shelley was a prominent English Romantic poet and was one of the most highly regarded and influential poets of the 19th century. ( Born:   It may not have much to say on Shelley, but had it only been available, this is the book I would have recommended to Shelley - and especially to his Author: Guardian Staff. Buy Shelley And His World New edition by Tomalin, Claire (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.4/5(6).