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Shelley: The Pursuit (New York Review Books)
1.  Shelley: The Pursuit (New York Review Books) by Richard Holmes
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  "The absolute Bible of Shelley lovers. Gripping, scholarly and probably unsurpassed."
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Shelley and His World
2.  Shelley and His World by Claire Tomalin
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  "A short, readable introduction to Shelley's life. If you don't know anything about him, start with this one."
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The Making of the Poets: Byron and Shelley in Their Time
3.  The Making of the Poets: Byron and Shelley in Their Time by Ian Gilmour
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  "This book focuses on the childhoods of Shelley and his fellow poet and friend - the selfish, flamboyant and tormented Lord Byron."
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Shelley: Poet and Legislator of the World
4.  Shelley: Poet and Legislator of the World by Professor Betty T. Bennett
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  "A collection of essays about Shelley, by scholars from all over the world."
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Records of Shelley, Byron, and the Author (New York Review Books Classics)
5.  Records of Shelley, Byron, and the Author (New York Review Books Classics) by Edward John Trelawny
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  "A memoir of Shelley's last days by his friend Trelawny - not always a reliable witness, and often deliberately untruthful, but someone who "was there" nonetheless."
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Footsteps: Adventures of a Romantic Biographer
6.  Footsteps: Adventures of a Romantic Biographer by Richard Holmes
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  "Another one by Holmes - this time, a fascinating chronicle of a biographer's obsession with his subject. Also deals with other people Holmes has written about."
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In the Household of Percy Bysshe Shelley (Contemporary Poetry Series)
7.  In the Household of Percy Bysshe Shelley (Contemporary Poetry Series) by Robert Cooperman
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  "Poetry about Shelley, through the eyes of the people who shared his life - enjoyable, save for the fact that after a while all the "narrators" seem to have the same voice/way of speaking. Better not to read them all in one sitting."
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Shelley's First Love
8.  Shelley's First Love by Desmond Hawkins
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  "A lively account of Shelley's forgotten first love - his cousin Harriet Grove."
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Sidetracks : Explorations of a Romantic Biographer
9.  Sidetracks : Explorations of a Romantic Biographer by Richard Holmes
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  "A collection of miscellaneous pieces on several personages by Shelley biographer Holmes. Includes his radio play on Shelley, "To the Tempest Given", based on the poet's, and his circle's, letters and journals."
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