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Anecdote biography of Percy Bysshe Shelley

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Published by Scribner, Armstrong and company in New York .
Written in English


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

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Edition Notes

Statemented. by Richard Henry Stoddard.
SeriesSans-souci series
LC ClassificationsPR5431 .S8
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 290 p. incl. front.
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6561662M
LC Control Number13022959

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