E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Shelley, Percy Bysshe
(b. Field Place, Sussex, August 4th, 1792; d. Gulf of Spezzia, July 8th, 1822). Zastrozzi (1809); the greater part of Original Poetry by Victor and Cazire (1810); part of Posthumous Fragments of Margaret Nicholson; The Necessity of Atheism; Queen Mab (1813); Alastor; or, the Spirit of Solitude (1816); St. Irvyne (1818); The Revolt of Islam (1818); Rosalind and Helen (1818), Julian and Maddalo (1818); The Cenci (1819); Peter Bell the Third (1819); dipus Tyrannus, or, Swellfoot the Tyrant (1820); The Witch of Atlas (1820); Epipsychidion (1821); Adonaïs (1821); Prometheus Unbound (1821); Hellas (1821). See also The Shelley Papers (about 1815); Remarks on Mandeville and Mr. Godwin (1816); The Coliseum (about 1819), and a translation of Spinozas Tractatus Theologico-Politicus (1820); Essays, Letters from Abroad, Translations, and Fragments, edited by Mrs. Shelley; The Shelley Memorials, edited by Lady Shelley; and R. Garnetts Relics of Shelley. For Biography, see Hoggs Life of Shelley; Trelawneys Recollections of the Last Days of Shelley and Byron; Medwins Life of Shelley; articles by T. L. Peacock in Frasers Magazine for 1858 and 1860; Leigh Hunts Autobiography, Correspondence, and Lord Byron and some of his Contemporaries, Shelley, by One who knew him (Thornton Hunt), in The Atlantic Monthly for February, 1863; R. Garnett in Macmillans Magazine for June, 1860; Shelley and his Writings, by C. S. Middleton; Moores Life of Lord Byron; and the Memoirs by W. M. Rossetti, J. Addington Symonds (1878), and Barnett Smith (1877), The Real Shelley, by J. C. Jeaffreson (1880), Rossettis Memoir of Shelley (1886); Dowdens Life of P. B. Shelley (1886). See the Criticism by A. C. Swinburne, in Essays and Studies; by De Quincey, in his Essays, vol. v.; by Professor Masson, in Wordsworth, Shelley, Keats, and Other Essays, by R. H. Hutton, in his Essays, and Leigh Hunts Imagination and Fancy. Best editions of Poems, Buxton Formans (187677), and Rossettis (1878). Prose Works, edited by Forman (1880). See also the publications of the Shelley Society.