The Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

Cancelled Stanza of the Mask of Anarchy

Published by H. Buxton Forman, "The Mask of Anarchy" ("Facsimile of Shelley's manuscript"), 1887.

(for which stanzas 68, 69 have been substituted.)

 From the cities where from caves,
Like the dead from putrid graves,
Troops of starvelings gliding come,
Living Tenants of a tomb.