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Title
Holograph poem, "Mighty Eagle"
Names
Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822 (Author)
Godwin, William, 1756-1836 (Author)
Collection

Percy Bysshe Shelley manuscript material

Series I. Writings

Poetry

Dates / Origin
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz MS
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (PBS 0089)
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (G 0001)
Genres
Poetry
Manuscripts
Notes
Citation/reference: Shelley and his Circle, SC 398: volume V, page 205
Funding: Digitized through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Content: Begins, "Mighty Eagle thou that soarest / Oer the misty mountain forest . . . ." Six lines written on the address leaf of a letter to Shelley from William Godwin (G 0001).
Date: Date created: [post 29 April 1817]
Physical Description
Extent: 1/4 page (page 4 of double sheet)
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17040453
MSS Unit ID: 19614
Archives EAD ID: 1746892
Archives EAD ID: 3361282
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 18087690-4619-0134-73cb-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1792: Creator Born
  • 1817: Created
  • 1822: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "Holograph poem, "Mighty Eagle"" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1817. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bb274920-4340-8c04-e040-e00a18066917

Chicago/Turabian Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "Holograph poem, "Mighty Eagle"" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 26, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bb274920-4340-8c04-e040-e00a18066917

APA Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. (1817). Holograph poem, "Mighty Eagle" Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bb274920-4340-8c04-e040-e00a18066917

Wikipedia Citation

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Holograph poem, "Mighty Eagle"