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Percy Bysshe Shelley

After his childhood in the Sussex countryside, Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) attended Eton College and Oxford University. By the second decade of the 19th century, he was living mostly abroad and writing poems that didn't bring him fame during his lifetime but grew steadily in both critical stature and popular acclaim after his death. Poems including "Ozymandias," "Ode to the West Wind," "To a Skylark," and many others -- such as his 1820 masterpiece "Prometheus Unbound" -- cemented his...See more

Personality Profile For Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley

The following is a personality profile of Percy Bysshe Shelley based on his work.

Percy Bysshe Shelley is shrewd, opinionated and boisterous.

He is laid-back, he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. He is unstructured as well: he does not make a lot of time for organization in his daily life. But, Percy Bysshe Shelley is also empathetic: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.

He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done. Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him.

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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