Shelley and his world

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Penguin, 1992 - Literary Criticism - 130 pages
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Shelley and His World was universally acclaimed on publication as an ideal introduction to the poet's life and work. This much-requested reissue is guaranteed to delight Claire Tomalin's loyal readership.'A vivid, amusing yet heartbreaking picture of Shelley emerges: poetry, politics, travel, friendships, love-affairs, scandals, mysteries, children, visions - all gracefully combined' London Review of Books

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The illustrations, portraits and sketches throughout this hard copy edition really added to the story giving context of people and place. The high infant mortality rate at the time was so sad for the ... Read full review

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An amazing read about a truly charismatic individual. Beautifully written. I always enjoy Claire Tomalin, she writes it as if she were there. Wonderful. Read full review

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