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Title
Holograph dedication of The Cenci to Leigh Hunt
Names
Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822 (Author)
Hunt, Leigh, 1784-1859 (Dedicatee)
Collection

Percy Bysshe Shelley manuscript material

Series I. Writings

Prose

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1819-08-16 - 1819-08-19 (Inferred)
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (PBS 0103a)
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (PBS 0103b)
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (PBS 0103c)
Topics
Drama
Genres
Manuscripts
writings (documents)
Dedications
Poetry
Filmed performances
Notes
Funding: Digitized through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Content: Begins, "I inscribe with your name, from a distant Country, and after an absence whose months have seemed years, this the latest of my literary efforts." Written on the same manuscript are a holograph draft stanza of The Mask of Anarchy (PBS 0103b), begins, "A spirit / A red mist like the steam of gore . . . ."; and a holograph draft fragment from Prometheus Unbound (PBS 0103c), begins, "A lamp which / a diamond which shines / In the darkness of mines . . . ." .
Citation/reference: SC 532: volume VI, page 865
Physical Description
Extent: 4 2/3 pages (3 single sheets)
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17040453
MSS Unit ID: 19614
Archives EAD ID: 1746906
Archives EAD ID: 1746893
Archives EAD ID: 1746894
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1904ca70-4619-0134-6491-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1792: Creator Born
  • 1819: 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. "Holograph dedication of The Cenci to Leigh Hunt" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1819 - 1819. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bd449dfb-0c8c-c21c-e040-e00a18066c50

Chicago/Turabian Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "Holograph dedication of The Cenci to Leigh Hunt" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 11, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bd449dfb-0c8c-c21c-e040-e00a18066c50

APA Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. (1819 - 1819). Holograph dedication of The Cenci to Leigh Hunt Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bd449dfb-0c8c-c21c-e040-e00a18066c50

Wikipedia Citation

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Holograph dedication of The Cenci to Leigh Hunt