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The Resource Shelley : the pursuit, Richard Holmes

Shelley : the pursuit, Richard Holmes

Label
Shelley : the pursuit
Title
Shelley
Title remainder
the pursuit
Statement of responsibility
Richard Holmes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This winner of the Somerset Maugham Award dispenses with the established picture of Percy Bysshe Shelley as a blandly ethereal character by projecting a startling image of the poet as a radical agitator, atheist, and apostle of free love, as well as a brilliant poetic innovator
Member of
Award
Somerset Maugham Award, 1977.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
155725
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holmes, Richard
Dewey number
821/.7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
New York Review Books classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shelley, Percy Bysshe
  • Shelley, Percy Bysshe
  • Shelley, Percy Bysshe
  • Poets, English
  • Radicals
  • Atheists
  • Atheists
  • Poets, English
  • Radicals
  • Great Britain
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the pursuit
Label
Shelley : the pursuit, Richard Holmes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 736-740) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A fire-raiser -- Oxford: 81o-II -- Wales and limbo: 8Io -- Harriet Westbrook -- Irish Revolutionaries: I8I2 -- A radical commune -- The Tan-yr-allt Affair -- One dark night -- A poem and a wife: Queen Mab 1813 -- Three for the road: Europe i814 -- Bad dreams: Kentish Town 1814 -- Up the River: Bishopsgate 1815 -- The Byron summer: Switzerland 1816 -- The suicides: London 1816 -- The garden days: Marlow 1817 -- The platonist: Bagni di Lucca 1818 -- An evening with Count Maddalo: Venice -- The tombs of Naples: 1818 -- A Roman spring: 1819 -- The palace of the dark -- The hothouse: Livorno 1819 -- The west wind: Florence 1819 -- From the gallery: Florence -- The reformer: Pisa -- The moons of Pisa: 1820 -- The Tuscan set: 821 -- The colony: 182I -- The Byron Brigade: 1822 -- The Gulf of Spezia -- Coda
Control code
1094284
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
New edition.
Extent
xvii, 830 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781590170373
Lccn
2003006573
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781590170373
  • (OCoLC)51900604
Label
Shelley : the pursuit, Richard Holmes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 736-740) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A fire-raiser -- Oxford: 81o-II -- Wales and limbo: 8Io -- Harriet Westbrook -- Irish Revolutionaries: I8I2 -- A radical commune -- The Tan-yr-allt Affair -- One dark night -- A poem and a wife: Queen Mab 1813 -- Three for the road: Europe i814 -- Bad dreams: Kentish Town 1814 -- Up the River: Bishopsgate 1815 -- The Byron summer: Switzerland 1816 -- The suicides: London 1816 -- The garden days: Marlow 1817 -- The platonist: Bagni di Lucca 1818 -- An evening with Count Maddalo: Venice -- The tombs of Naples: 1818 -- A Roman spring: 1819 -- The palace of the dark -- The hothouse: Livorno 1819 -- The west wind: Florence 1819 -- From the gallery: Florence -- The reformer: Pisa -- The moons of Pisa: 1820 -- The Tuscan set: 821 -- The colony: 182I -- The Byron Brigade: 1822 -- The Gulf of Spezia -- Coda
Control code
1094284
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
New edition.
Extent
xvii, 830 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781590170373
Lccn
2003006573
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781590170373
  • (OCoLC)51900604

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