Destinations Magazine

#London Plaque Tiddlywinks No.17: Percy Byshe Shelley

By Lwblog @londonwalks

#London Plaque Tiddlywinks No.17: Percy Byshe Shelley

Welcome to Plaque Tiddlywinks!

Every night in the month of April we'll be jumping from one literary London plaque to another, connecting each plaque to another literary figure commemorated elsewhere in London with a nugget of literary trivia. Creative collaborations, romantic entanglements, feuds, places-in-common, the links will vary, but over the course of 30 days we'll have covered poets, biographers, novelists, humourists, critics, thriller writers and more until we have arrived full circle back at plaque number one!

If you can guess what our next plaque might be, feel free to leave a comment at the bottom of the post.

#London Plaque Tiddlywinks No.17: Percy Byshe Shelley

17. Percy Byshe Shelley. This major English Romantic poet did not achieve renown in his lifetime, but his influence, particularly over the century after his death in 1822 (at the age of 29) was felt by such poetic titans as Hardy, Yeats and Browning. Shelley's wife...

We'll be back tomorrow night with our next Plaque Tiddlywink. In the meantime, here's where to find tonight's plaque in Poland Street...

And here's the latest episode of the London Walks Podcast on Literary London...


A London Walk costs £9 - £7 concession. To join a London Walk, simply meet your guide at the designated tube station at the appointed time. Details of all London Walks can be found at www.walks.com

#London Plaque Tiddlywinks No.17: Percy Byshe Shelley
#London Plaque Tiddlywinks No.17: Percy Byshe Shelley
#London Plaque Tiddlywinks No.17: Percy Byshe Shelley
#London Plaque Tiddlywinks No.17: Percy Byshe Shelley
#London Plaque Tiddlywinks No.17: Percy Byshe Shelley
#London Plaque Tiddlywinks No.17: Percy Byshe Shelley
#London Plaque Tiddlywinks No.17: Percy Byshe Shelley
#London Plaque Tiddlywinks No.17: Percy Byshe Shelley
#London Plaque Tiddlywinks No.17: Percy Byshe Shelley
#London Plaque Tiddlywinks No.17: Percy Byshe Shelley


You Might Also Like :

Back to Featured Articles on Logo Paperblog

These articles might interest you :

  • #HampsteadGardenSuburb – More Than A Village by @kpgtourguide

    #HampsteadGardenSuburb More Than Village @kpgtourguide

    DC Editor Adam writes… Karen's tour of little known Hampstead Garden Suburb goes this Sunday 29th April at 2.30pm from Golders Green tube. It, in a word, is... Read more

    10 hours, 20 minutes ago by   Lwblog
    DESTINATIONS, TRAVEL
  • It's Official - Polish Ice Warriors Will Return to K2 in 2019/2020

    It's Official Polish Warriors Will Return 2019/2020

    This past winter one of the expeditions that we followed closely was the attempt by the Polish Ice Warriors team to make the first winter ascent of K2. Read more

    11 hours, 19 minutes ago by   Kungfujedi
    OUTDOORS
  • Boho Chic Wedding in Santorini

    Boho Chic Wedding Santorini

    The boho chic wedding we are sharing today has mesmerized us! Taylor and Justin love exotic sunny destinations and during one of their trips they discovered... Read more

    12 hours, 35 minutes ago by   Eleni Balkouli
    LIFESTYLE, TRAVEL, WEDDING
  • The Xroadie Files

    Xroadie Files

    Lord of Pagathorn – Diamono Philia Sedit – Bass, Hellwind – Vocals/Drums, Corpselord – Guitar/Bass/Vocals Intro Nietzscherion strange guitar sounds... Read more

    12 hours, 50 minutes ago by   Ripplemusic
    ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC
  • Marvelous Mother's Day Gifts!

    Marvelous Mother's Gifts!

    Mother's Day is in a few weeks and I'm sometimes still in awe that I've been a Mom for the last four years now. As a parent, the kids and Zach always try to... Read more

    13 hours, 20 minutes ago by   Cait
    LIFESTYLE
  • Black and Gold Hues Wedding Inspiration with a Modern Flair

    Black Gold Hues Wedding Inspiration with Modern Flair

    Today, we’re sharing with you a wedding inspirational shoot that took place in Santorini, an ideal summer destination. An impressive table with black and gold... Read more

    14 hours, 16 minutes ago by   Eleni Balkouli
    LIFESTYLE, TRAVEL, WEDDING
  • A Fun Class

    Class

    Last night was the tenth and last meeting of my Wordplay class -- and what fun it's been! The students have written to prompts of taste, touch, smell, sound, an... Read more

    14 hours, 20 minutes ago by   Vickilane
    CREATIVITY, PHOTOGRAPHY

Magazines