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Poems By Shelley

  • Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) was perhaps the most intellectually adventurous of the great Romantic poets. A classicist, a headlong visionary, a social radical, and a poet of serene artistry with a lyric touch second to none, Shelley personified the richly various?and contradictory?energies of his time. This compact yet comprehensive collection...

    Publisher : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
    published : 2014
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley endures today as the great Promethean bard of the High Romantic period who is best remembered for extolling the sublime and affirming the possibility of transcendence. From the Hardcover edition.

    Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
    published : 2013
  • Treasury of 37 well-known and representative poems by great Romantic poet includes "Ode to the West Wind," "To a Skylark," "Adonais," "Ozymandias," "Hymn to Intellectual Beauty," many more. Lists of titles and first lines.

    Publisher : Dover Publications
    published : 2012
  • Shelley is one of the most revered figures in the English poetical landscape. Born on the 4th August 1792 he has, over the years, become rightly regarded as a major Romantic poet. Yet during his own lifetime little of his work was published. Publishers feared his radical views and possible charges against themselves for blasphemy and sedition....

    Publisher : Copyright Group
    published : 2014
  • Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1818) explores the consequences of our lust for power. But it is also the story of how the different and the deviant are excluded from human society. Frankenstein's "Creature" is arguably the least monstrous character in this story of murder, revenge, and isolation. "The feelings of kindness and gentleness,...

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2009
  • This is the classic gothic tale of Dr. Frankenstein and his experiment. The corpse is composed of many different body parts brought to life by this experiment. The difficulty and hardship from the misunderstanding between the monster and the villagers that already mistrust the mad Dr. Frankenstein. Who knew that this amazing tale that has stood the...

    Publisher : NuVision Publications, LLC
    published : 2004
  • Mary Shelley, the author of Frankenstein, wrote the apocalyptic novel The Last Man in 1826. Its first person narrative tells the story of our world standing at the end of the twenty-first century and - after the devastating effects of a plague - at the end of humanity. In the book Shelley writes of weaving this story from a discovery of prophetic writings...

    Publisher : The Floating Press
    published : 2009
  • Frankenstein or The Modern Prometheus , was completed by Mary Shelley at the age of 19. She infused this original novel with Gothic and Romantic elements. Scientist Victor Frankenstein creates a large and powerful creature in the likeness of man, but is disgusted by his own creation and he abandons the being to fend for itself. Spawning generations...

    Publisher : The Floating Press
    published : 2008
  • ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED BY PRACTICAL SCHOLARSHIP A timeless, terrifying tale of one man's obsession to create life -- and the monster that became his legacy. EACH ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES: A concise introduction that gives readers important background information A chronology of the author's life and work A timeline...

    Publisher : Pocket Books
    published : 2004
  •   No-one in the grip of Mary Shelley's FRANKENSTEIN, with its mythic-minded hero and its highly sympathetic monster who reads Goethe and longs to be at peace with himself, can fail to notice how much more excellent the original is than all the adaptations, imitations and outright plagiarisms which have followed in its ample wake. In her first novel,...

    Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
    published : 2003