Each selection has been thoroughly reedited, and theorder of the poems has been rearranged in light of redating or otherreconsiderations. All headnotes are new or updated, and many footnoteshave been added, replaced, or revised. "Criticism" reflects the recent renaissance in Shelley studies, thegreatest renaissance since 1870-92. All twenty-three essays are new tothe Second Edition; among them are the work of Harold Bloom, StuartCurran, Annette Wheeler Cafarelli, Michael Ferber, James Chandler, andSusan J. Wolfson. A Chronology, an updated Selected Bibliography, and an Index of Titlesand First Lines are included.Reiman, Donald is the author of 'Shelley's Poetry and Prose Authoritative Texts, Criticism' with ISBN 9780393977523 and ISBN 0393977528.