by Percy Bysshe Shelley
Analysis: Shout Outs
When poets refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.
Literature, Philosophy, and Mythology
- Diodorus Siculus, Historical Library Book 1, Chapter 4 (Lines 10-11)
- Ozymandias, a.k.a. Ramses II of Egypt (Lines 10-11)