Percy Bysshe Shelley

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Englishman and romantic poet (1792-1822)


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When 16-year-old Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin falls in love with Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley, she is delighted to find that he is equally fond of her.
His grotesque description of the triumph is indeed, as he says, "a wonder worthy of [Dante's] rhyme" (Percy Bysshe Shelley 471; all subsequent quotations from The Triumph of Life are from this edition).
Rather gruesomely so is the heart of her husband, Percy Bysshe Shelley, while the rest of his ashes were interred in Italy, where he had drowned.
Left below: The curator holds the spy glass belonging to Percy Bysshe Shelley, that he had with him when he drowned on July 8, 1822 aboard the boat Don Juan.
My one quibble is that she might have said more about the influence of Percy Bysshe Shelley, who was advocating socialism, free love, nudism, and vegetarianism long before Carpenter was born.
Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world," English romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley once famously said.
207: I fall upon the thorns of life, I bleed--Percy Bysshe Shelley, "Ode to the West Wind" (1819)
At the time of his death he was working on an ambitious monograph entitled "Geneva in 1816: A Group Biography," a study of Lord Byron, Claire Clairmont, Matthew Gregory Lewis, John William Polidori, Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin (later Shelley), and Percy Bysshe Shelley.
Stanza recycled from Percy Bysshe Shelley, "Ozymandias", 1817.
Tributes surround his tomb in the Byron family vault, including a marble slab from the king of Greece and quotes from poets Lord Alfred Tennyson and Percy Bysshe Shelley.
Mary was only 16 when she ran off with poet Percy Bysshe Shelley, who was already married.
The multicast poetry readings so wonderfully presented include Robert Frost's "New England in Autumn" filmed in an autumnal New England by 'The First Poetry Quartet'; Emily Dickinson's "A Certain Slant of Light" performed by Julie Harris; and "The Glorious Romantics" which showcases the poetry of Lord Byron, John Keats, and Percy Bysshe Shelley as performed by the British actress Jean Marsh with the support of a ensemble of talented actors.
In his Defence of Poetry, English poet Percy Bysshe Shelley points to poetry's prayerful quality when he says that it "transcends language, always escaping complete expression in words.
Later she married William Godwin, who became the father of her second daughter, Mary, who grew up to wed poet Percy Bysshe Shelley and write Frankenstein.