List of sellers of P B Shelley’s Queen Mab by the Society for the Suppression of Vice

Description

This article describes the fact that booksellers were prosecuted for selling copies of Percy Bysshe Shelley’s Queen Mab. The article points out that the poem, which was first published eight years earlier, was written by the poet at the age of 18. The Morning Chronicle was a Whig newspaper; its editors were imprisoned for seditious libel a number of times during the 1820s.


Full title:
'Queen Mab'
Published:
11 December 1821, London
Format:
Newspaper / Ephemera
Creator:
The Morning Chronicle
Copyright:
© Sourced from the British Newspaper Archive
Held by
British Library
Shelfmark:
19th Century British Library Newspapers BC3207290661

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