Henry Salt Archive

Henry Salt (1853-1939) was the author of the Life of Henry David Thoreau, Animals Rights and A Plea for Vegetarianism which inspired Gandhi for follow a vegetarian diet.

Selected Prose Works of Shelley

by Percy Bysshe Shelley (Author), Henry S. Salt (Editor), Henry S. Salt (Preface)

Selected Prose Works of Shelley by Percy Bysshe Shelley
Title:Selected Prose Works of Shelley
Published:1915
Publisher:Watts and Co., London
Edition:First Edition
Pages:176
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Contents

Foreword by Henry S. Salt
(1) The necessity of atheism, (2) A letter to Lord Ellenborough, (3) A refutation of deism, (4) A defence of poetry, (5) Essay on the literature, the arts, and the manners of the Athenians, (6) On life, (7) On a future state, (8) Essay on Christianity.

Information

Issued for the Rationalist Press Association, Limited.

Watts and Co., London, 1915, 176 pages
Watts and Co., London, 1922, 176 pages (Centenary Edition)