City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
Percy Bysshe Shelley
1792 - 1822
Erected 2000 by English Heritage.
Location. 51° 30.885′ N, 0° 8.219′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Poland Street and Noel Street on Poland Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15 Poland Street, City of Westminster, England W1F 8QE, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charles Bridgeman (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); David Bowie (about 180 meters away); Canaletto (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Keith Moon (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Karl Marx (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Dr. Joseph Rogers (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); John William Polidori (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Mary Seacole (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
Also see . . .
1. Percy Bysshe Shelley (Wikipedia). Percy Bysshe Shelley (4 August 1792 – 8 July 1822) was one of the major English Romantic poets, and is regarded by some as among the finest lyric poets in the English language, and one of the most influential. A radical (Submitted on November 17, 2017.)
2. Shelley, Percy Bysshe (1792-1822) (English Heritage). "Arrival in London: In 1811 Shelley and his friend Thomas Jefferson Hogg (1792–1862) took rooms at 15 Poland Street in Soho. The two of them had been expelled from Oxford on 25 March of that year for writing the pamphlet The Necessity of Atheism (Submitted on November 17, 2017.)
3. Vincent Price Reading Ozmandias (YouTube, 90 sec.). "I met a traveller from an antique land..." (Submitted on November 17, 2017.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music •
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