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JOHN KEATS: His Life, His Letters & His Literary Remains (Knowing the Man behind the Lyrics): Complete Letters and Two Extensive Biographies of one of the most beloved English Romantic poets

by John Keats

This carefully edited collection has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices.
John Keats (1795-1821) was an English Romantic poet. The poetry of Keats is characterized by sensual imagery, most notably in the series of odes. Today his poems and letters are some of the most popular and most analyzed in English literature. During the 19th century, critics deemed them unworthy of attention, distractions from his poetic works. During the 20th century they became almost as admired and studied as his poetry, and are highly regarded within the canon of English literary correspondence. T. S. Eliot described them as “certainly the most notable and most important ever written by any English poet.” Keats spent a great deal of time considering poetry itself, its constructs and impacts, displaying a deep interest unusual amongst his milieu who were more easily distracted by metaphysics or politics, fashions or science.
Table of Contents:
Biographies:
Life of John Keats by Sidney Colvin
Life, letters, and literary remains, of John Ketas by Richard Monckton Milnes
Complete Letters:
To Messrs, Taylor and Hessey
To Jane Reynolds
To Charles Wentworth Dilke
To Joseph Severn
To John Taylor
To Benjamin Robert Haydon
To Benjamin Bailey
To John Hamilton Reynolds
To George and Thomas Keats
To Fanny Keats
To James Rice
To Leigh Hunt
To Richard Woodhouse
To Thomas Keats
To James Elmes
To Mrs. Brawne
To Charles Cowden Clarke
To George and Georgiana Keats
To Percy Bysshe Shelley
To Mrs. Reynolds
To Georgiana Keats
To Mariane and Jane Reynolds
To Mrs. Wylie
To Charles Brownâ?¦



PORPHYRIA’S LOVER: A Psychological Poem from one of the most important Victorian poets and playwrights, regarded as a sage and philosopher-poet, known for My Last Duchess & The Pied Piper of Hamelin

by Robert Browning

“Porphyria’s Lover” is Browning’s first ever short dramatic monologue, and also the first of his poems to examine abnormal psychology. In the poem, a man strangles his lover – Porphyria – with her hair. Porphyria’s lover then talks of the corpse’s blue eyes, golden hair, and describes the feeling of perfect happiness the murder gives him. Although he winds her hair around her throat 3 times to throttle her, the woman never cries out. The poem uses a somewhat unusual rhyme scheme: A,B,A,B,B, the final repetition bringing each stanza to a heavy rest.
Robert Browning (1812-1889) was an English poet and playwright whose mastery of dramatic verse, and in particular the dramatic monologue, made him one of the foremost Victorian poets. His poems are known for their irony, characterization, dark humor, social commentary, historical settings, and challenging vocabulary and syntax. The speakers in his poems are often musicians or painters whose work functions as a metaphor for poetry.



HYPERION (An Epic Poem): From one of the most beloved English Romantic poets, best known for his Odes, Ode to a Nightingale, Ode on a Grecian Urn, Ode … Ode to Psyche, Ode to Fanny & Lamia

by John Keats

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“Hyperion” is an epic poem by 19th-century English Romantic poet John Keats. It is based on the Titanomachia, and tells of the despair of the Titans after their fall to the Olympians. Keats wrote the poem from late 1818 until the spring of 1819, when he gave it up as having “too many Miltonic inversions.” The themes and ideas were picked up again in Keats’s The Fall of Hyperion: A Dream, when he attempted to recast the epic by framing it with a personal quest to find truth and understanding.
John Keats (1795 – 1821) was an English Romantic poet. The poetry of Keats is characterized by sensual imagery, most notably in the series of odes. Today his poems and letters are some of the most popular and most analyzed in English literature.
Table of Contents:
Introduction: Life of John Keats by Sidney Colvin
Hyperion Book I.
Hyperion Book II.
Hyperion Book III.



THE COMPLETE PLAYS OF S. T. COLERIDGE: Dramatic Works of the English poet, literary critic and philosopher, author of The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, … The Death of Wallenstein, Remorse

by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834) was an English poet, literary critic and philosopher who, with his friend William Wordsworth, was a founder of the Romantic Movement in England and a member of the Lake Poets. He was known by his contemporaries as a meticulous craftsman who was more rigorous in his careful reworking of his poems than any other poet, and Southey and Wordsworth were dependent on his professional advice.
Table of Contents:
Introduction:
The Spirit of the Age: Mr. Coleridge by William Hazlitt
A Day With Samuel Taylor Coleridge by May Byron
The Life of Samuel Taylor Coleridge by James Gillman
Plays:
OSORIO
REMORSE
THE FALL OF ROBESPIERRE
ZAPOLYA: A CHRISTMAS TALE IN TWO PARTS
THE PICCOLOMINI
THE DEATH OF WALLENSTEIN



THE EVE OF ST. AGNES

by John Keats

This eBook edition of “The Eve of St. Agnes” has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices.
“The Eve of St. Agnes” is a poem (42 stanzas). It is widely considered to be amongst his finest poems and was influential in 19th century literature. The poem is in Spenserian stanzas. The title comes from the day (or evening) before the feast of Saint Agnes (or St. Agnes’ Eve). St. Agnes, the patron saint of virgins, died a martyr in 4th century Rome. The eve falls on January 20th; the feast day on the 21st. The divinations referred to by Keats in this poem are referred to by John Aubrey in his Miscellanies (1696) as being associated with St. Agnes’ night. Keats based his poem on the superstition that a girl could see her future husband in a dream if she performed certain rites on the eve of St. Agnes; that is she would go to bed without any supper, undress herself so that she was completely naked and lie on her bed with her hands under the pillow and looking up to the heavens and not to look behind. Then the proposed husband would appear in her dream, kiss her, and feast with her.
John Keats (1795-1821) was an English Romantic poet. The poetry of Keats is characterized by sensual imagery, most notably in the series of odes. Today his poems and letters are some of the most popular and most analyzed in English literature.



THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN KEATS: Ode on a Grecian Urn, Ode to a Nightingale, Hyperion, Endymion, The Eve of St. Agnes, Isabella, Ode to Psyche, Lamia, Sonnetsâ?¦

by John Keats

This unique eBook edition of John Keats’ complete poetry has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards.
John Keats (1795-1821) was an English Romantic poet. The poetry of Keats is characterized by sensual imagery, most notably in the series of odes. Today his poems and letters are some of the most popular and most analyzed in English literature.
Table of Contents:
Introduction: Life of John Keats by Sidney Colvin
Ode
Ode on a Grecian Urn
Ode to Apollo
Ode to Fanny
Ode on Indolence
Ode on Melancholy
Ode to Psyche
Ode to a Nightingale
Sonnets
Sonnet: When I Have Fears That I May Cease to Be
Sonnet on the Sonnet
Sonnet to Chatterton
Sonnet Written in Disgust of Vulgar Superstition
Sonnet: Why Did I Laugh Tonight? No Voice Will Tell
Sonnet to a Cat
Sonnet Written Upon the Top of Ben Nevis
Sonnet: This Pleasant Tale is Like a Little Copse
Sonnet – The Human Seasons
Sonnet to Homer
Sonnet to A Lady Seen for a Few Moments at Vauxhall
Sonnet on Visiting the Tomb of Burns
Sonnet on Leigh Hunt’s Poem ‘the Story of Rimini’
Sonnet: A Dream, After Reading Dante’s Episode of Paulo and Francesco
Sonnet to Sleep
Sonnet Written in Answer to a Sonnet Ending Thus:
Sonnet: After Dark Vapours Have Oppress’d Our Plains
Sonnet to John Hamilton Reynolds
Sonnet on Sitting Down to Read King Lear Once Again
Sonnet: Before He Went to Feed with Owls and Bats
Sonnet Written in the Cottage Where Burns Was Born
Sonnet to The Nile
Sonnet on Peace
Sonnet on Hearing the Bagpipe and
Sonnet: Oh! How I Love, on a Fair Summer’s Eve
Sonnet to Byron
Sonnet to Spenser
Sonnet: As from the Darkening Gloom A Silver Dove
Sonnet on the Sea
Sonnet to Fanny
Sonnet to Ailsa Rock
Sonnet on a Picture of Leander
Translation from a Sonnet of Ronsard
Two Sonnets on Fame
Lamia
Isabella
Endymion
Hyperion
Stanzas
Spenserian Stanza
Spenserian Stanzas on Charles Armitage Brown
Stanzas to Miss Wylie
Robin Hood
The Eve of St. Agnes
Modern Love



Ð?оспоминания (Russian Edition)

by Ð?онсÑ?анÑ?ин Романов

Ð?оспоминания великого князя Ð?.Ð?. Романова (1858-1915), касаÑ?Ñ?иеся военной слÑ?жбÑ? Николая Романова, бÑ?дÑ?Ñ?его Ñ?оссийского импеÑ?аÑ?оÑ?а, а Ñ?акже посеÑ?ения им Ñ?одного полка в бÑ?Ñ?носÑ?Ñ? импеÑ?аÑ?оÑ?ом.



Ð?исÑ?ма А. Ф. Ð?они (Russian Edition)

by Ð?онсÑ?анÑ?ин Романов

Ð?еÑ?еписка великого князя Ð?.Ð?. Романова (1858-1915) с Ñ?оссийским обÑ?есÑ?веннÑ?м деяÑ?елем А.Ф. Ð?они. Ð?ба эÑ?иÑ? извесÑ?нÑ?Ñ? деяÑ?еля имели лиÑ?еÑ?аÑ?Ñ?Ñ?нÑ?й Ñ?аланÑ? и помимо основной своей каÑ?Ñ?еÑ?Ñ? внесли вклад в Ñ?азвиÑ?ие кÑ?лÑ?Ñ?Ñ?Ñ?Ñ? России. Ð?Ñ?иведенная пеÑ?еписка касаеÑ?ся Ñ?асÑ?и иÑ? жизни, связанной с лиÑ?еÑ?аÑ?Ñ?Ñ?ой.



Ð?нягиня Ð?аÑ?кова (Russian Edition)

by Яков Ð?Ñ?оÑ?

Ð?иÑ?носÑ?Ñ? княгини Ð?каÑ?еÑ?инÑ? РомановнÑ? Ð?аÑ?ковой как обÑ?екÑ? исследования пÑ?ивлекла Я.Ð?. Ð?Ñ?оÑ?а (1812-1893). Ð? его аÑ?Ñ?иве бÑ?ла найдена Ñ?Ñ?кописÑ?, написанная дÑ?Ñ?гой Ñ?Ñ?кой, но с пÑ?авками, сделаннÑ?ми Ð?Ñ?оÑ?ом. Ð?мя княгини Ñ?поминаеÑ?ся и во многиÑ? дÑ?Ñ?гиÑ? Ñ?Ñ?кописяÑ? исследоваÑ?еля, однознаÑ?но пÑ?инадлежаÑ?иÑ? емÑ?.



Ð?исÑ?мо из Рима (Russian Edition)

by Ð?енÑ?ик СенкевиÑ?

Ð?Ñ?Ñ?евой оÑ?еÑ?к, Ñ?ассказÑ?ваÑ?Ñ?ий об исÑ?оÑ?иÑ?ескиÑ? досÑ?опÑ?имеÑ?аÑ?елÑ?носÑ?яÑ? Рима.



Слова лÑ?бви (Russian Edition)

by Ð?и Ð?е Ð?опассан

Рассказ в Ñ?оÑ?ме обмена писÑ?мами двÑ?Ñ? лÑ?бовников. СолÑ? Ñ?ассказа заклÑ?Ñ?ена в словаÑ? одного из геÑ?оев: «Ð?Ñ?Ñ?бое слово иногда делаеÑ? Ñ?Ñ?деса, подсÑ?егиваеÑ? Ñ?ело, засÑ?авляеÑ? сеÑ?дÑ?е всÑ?Ñ?епенÑ?Ñ?Ñ?ся».



Ð?Ñ?веÑ?гнÑ?Ñ?ая лÑ?бовÑ? (Russian Edition)

by АнÑ?он Ð?авловиÑ? ЧеÑ?ов

Рассказ, впеÑ?вÑ?е опÑ?бликованнÑ?й в 1883 годÑ?.



Ð?оломба (Russian Edition)

by Ð?Ñ?оспеÑ? Ð?еÑ?име

Ð?оломба делла Реббиа â?? доÑ?Ñ? коÑ?сиканского двоÑ?янина, наполеоновского полковника, коÑ?оÑ?Ñ?й после падения Наполеона веÑ?нÑ?лся на Ð?оÑ?сикÑ? и бÑ?л Ñ?ам Ñ?биÑ? пÑ?и неяснÑ?Ñ? обсÑ?ояÑ?елÑ?сÑ?ваÑ?. Ð?оломба Ñ?веÑ?ена, Ñ?Ñ?о виновник пÑ?есÑ?Ñ?пления â?? вÑ?аг ее семÑ?и адвокаÑ? Ð?аÑ?Ñ?аÑ?ини, сÑ?авÑ?ий месÑ?нÑ?м мэÑ?ом после Ñ?есÑ?авÑ?аÑ?ии Ð?Ñ?Ñ?бонов. Не сÑ?мев доказаÑ?Ñ? своÑ? пÑ?авоÑ?Ñ? в сÑ?де, она побÑ?ждаеÑ? своего бÑ?аÑ?а Ð?Ñ?со, в недавнем пÑ?оÑ?лом Ñ?акже оÑ?иÑ?еÑ?а аÑ?мии, оÑ?омсÑ?иÑ?Ñ? за оÑ?Ñ?а. Ð?на не имееÑ? надежнÑ?Ñ? Ñ?лик, заÑ?о Ñ?веÑ?до знаеÑ? коÑ?сиканские обÑ?Ñ?аи. Ð? селÑ?ском доме делла Реббиа она создаеÑ? аÑ?мосÑ?еÑ?Ñ? ненависÑ?и. С помоÑ?Ñ?Ñ? живÑ?Ñ?иÑ? в лесаÑ? бандиÑ?ов она сÑ?Ñ?ваеÑ? попÑ?Ñ?ки месÑ?нÑ?Ñ? власÑ?ей пÑ?имиÑ?иÑ?Ñ? ее бÑ?аÑ?а с семÑ?ей Ð?аÑ?Ñ?аÑ?ини, оÑ?ганизÑ?еÑ? вооÑ?Ñ?женное пÑ?оÑ?ивосÑ?ояние с вÑ?агами, а после гибели его сÑ?новей помогаеÑ? Ð?Ñ?со спасÑ?исÑ? оÑ? пÑ?еследования.



Ð? малÑ?Ñ?ике и девоÑ?ке, коÑ?оÑ?Ñ?е не замÑ?Ñ?зли: СвяÑ?оÑ?нÑ?й Ñ?ассказ (Russian Edition)

by Ð?аксим Ð?оÑ?Ñ?кий

Рассказ Ð?аксима Ð?оÑ?Ñ?кого (1868â??1936), впеÑ?вÑ?е опÑ?бликованнÑ?й в 1894 годÑ? в газеÑ?е «НижегоÑ?одский лисÑ?ок» (â?? 349, 25 декабÑ?я), своего Ñ?ода паÑ?одия на жанÑ? Ñ?Ñ?адиÑ?ионного свяÑ?оÑ?ного Ñ?ассказа.



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