Album of five letters from Percy Bysshe Shelley to Claire Clairmont, 1818-1822

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Title
Album of five letters from Percy Bysshe Shelley to Claire Clairmont, 1818-1822
Additional title: Autograph letter signed
Names
Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822 (Author)
Clairmont, Clara Mary Jane, 1798-1879 (Addressee)
Collection

Percy Bysshe Shelley manuscript material

Series II. Correspondence

To Claire Clairmont, Mary Shelley's step-sister

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1818-09-25 - 1822-03-31
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (PBS 0082)
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (PBS 0083)
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (PBS 0084)
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (PBS 0085)
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (PBS 0086)
Genres
Correspondence
Albums
Notes
Citation/reference: (PBS 0082) SC 498: volume VI, page 692; Jones 482: volume II, page 40 ; (PBS 0083) Jones 674: volume II, page 370 ; (PBS 0084) Jones 599: volume II, page 254 ; (PBS 0085) Jones 694: volume II, page 402 ; (PBS 0086) SC 861: volume X, page 1053; Jones 595: volume II, page 247
Funding: Digitized through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Description
(PBS 0082) From Mr. Hoppner's [Venice] ; begins, "We arrived at Venice yesterday about 5 o Clock." ; (PBS 0083) From Pisa; begins, "I returned from Leghorn on Friday evening . . . ." ; (PBS 0084) From Pisa; begins, "I am seriously distressed to perceive by your letters the vacillating state of your health & spirits . . . ." ; (PBS 0085) [From Pisa]; begins, "Address me at the Post Office -- not Hodgson (for that name is liable to mistakes, but) Joe James . . . ." ; (PBS 0086) From Casa Galetti, Pisa; begins, "Something indeed must be instantly decided respecting your present situation . . . ." Page 7 with cancelled six-line opening of a letter to Henry Reveley.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17040453
MSS Unit ID: 19614
Archives EAD ID: 1746984
Archives EAD ID: 1746992
Archives EAD ID: 1746987
Archives EAD ID: 1746994
Archives EAD ID: 1746986
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 59fc20b0-4619-0134-9077-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1792: Creator Born
  • 1818: 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. "Album of five letters from Percy Bysshe Shelley to Claire Clairmont, 1818-1822" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1818 - 1822. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bf142069-7b62-b977-e040-e00a180678b9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "Album of five letters from Percy Bysshe Shelley to Claire Clairmont, 1818-1822" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 14, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bf142069-7b62-b977-e040-e00a180678b9

APA Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. (1818 - 1822). Album of five letters from Percy Bysshe Shelley to Claire Clairmont, 1818-1822 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bf142069-7b62-b977-e040-e00a180678b9

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Album of five letters from Percy Bysshe Shelley to Claire Clairmont, 1818-1822