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History of a Six Weeks' Tour

Marry Wollstonecraft Shelley

"History of a Six Weeks' Tour" is a travel narrative written by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley and Percy Bysshe Shelley. This work was first published in 1817 and chronicles the couple's journey through France, Switzerland, and parts of Germany in 1814. During this six-week tour, Mary and Percy Shelley visited various locations, including Mont Blanc and the Alps. The travelogue reflects their experiences, observations, and thoughts during the journey. Additionally, it provides insights into the Shelleys' relationship and intellectual pursuits. Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley is best known for her novel "Frankenstein," while Percy Bysshe Shelley is celebrated as a prominent Romantic poet. "History of a Six Weeks' Tour" offers readers a glimpse into the personal and literary lives of these two influential figures. For those interested in Romantic literature, travel writing, and the lives of Mary and Percy Shelley, this joint travel narrative provides a fascinating perspective on their experiences and the cultural milieu of the early 19th century.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Culturea
  • Publish Date: Feb 1st, 2024
  • Pages: 46
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.69in - 7.44in - 0.10in - 0.22lb
  • EAN: 9791041984145
  • Categories: Essays & Travelogues