The Northern Star was a Chartist newspaper that campaigned for political reform. It was published between 1837 and 1852. This issue quotes an excerpt from Percy Bysshe Shelley’s poem Queen Mab, which was known as ‘the Chartists’s Bible’.
- Article by:
- Stephen Hebron
Stephen Hebron looks at P B Shelley’s 'Ozymandias', showing how his use of form and vocabulary produce a poem that transcends its sources.
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