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Title
Laon and Cythna, Canto IX.xviii.4-IX.xx.9
Additional title: Canto IX.xviii.4-IX.xx.9
Names
Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822 (Author)
Collection

Percy Bysshe Shelley manuscript material

Series I. Writings

Poetry

Seven holograph fragments from Laon and Cythna

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1817-03 - 1817-10
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (PBS 0212)
Genres
Poetry
Manuscripts
Notes
Funding: Digitized through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Citation/reference: SC 392: volume V, page 182
Physical Description
Extent: 2 pages (single sheet)
Description
Begins, "Is God itself,..the priests its downfall knew / As day by day their altars lonelier grew . . . ." With a note of attestation signed in the hand of William Bell Scott.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17040453
MSS Unit ID: 19614
Archives EAD ID: 1746890
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): edabab10-4619-0134-39b9-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1792: Creator Born
  • 1817: Created (Approximate)
  • 1822: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "Laon and Cythna, Canto IX.xviii.4-IX.xx.9" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1817 - 1817. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b918e6c6-4f63-3256-e040-e00a18064556

Chicago/Turabian Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "Laon and Cythna, Canto IX.xviii.4-IX.xx.9" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 16, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b918e6c6-4f63-3256-e040-e00a18064556

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. (1817 - 1817). Laon and Cythna, Canto IX.xviii.4-IX.xx.9 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b918e6c6-4f63-3256-e040-e00a18064556

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Laon and Cythna, Canto IX.xviii.4-IX.xx.9