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Shelley, Percy Bysshelocked

(1792–1822)
  • Michael O'Neill

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Shelley, Percy Bysshe (1792–1822), poet, was born on 4 August 1792 at Field Place, near Horsham in Sussex, the eldest son of Timothy, afterwards Sir Timothy Shelley, baronet (1753–1844), and his wife, Elizabeth (1763–1846), daughter of Charles Pilfold. He was baptized at Warnham, Sussex...

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