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Colvin, Sidney 1845-1927

Overview
Works: 546 works in 1,595 publications in 1 language and 17,165 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Biography  Fiction  Poetry  Domestic fiction  History  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Portraits  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Correspondent, Author of introduction, edc, Honoree, Annotator, Contributor
Classifications: PR4830, 821.7
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The letters of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

128 editions published between 1899 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book features a collection of Robert Louis Stevenson's personal and business letters from 1881 to his death in 1894. This is the second in the two-volume set
Keats by Sidney Colvin( Book )

144 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This significant biography of the poet John Keats (1795 1821), is part of the highly respected English Men of Letters series. Keats is best known for his six great odes, and although his poems were not well received during his lifetime, they are now considered among the finest in the English language
Landor by Sidney Colvin( Book )

63 editions published between 1880 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of the highly regarded English Men of Letters series, Sidney Colvin's biography examines the life and work of English writer and poet Walter Savage Landor (1775 1864). Landor is best remembered for his work Imaginary Conversations , which envisions conversations between figures from classical Greece and Rome, poets and authors, statesmen and women, and other individuals
John Keats; his life and poetry, his friends, critics and after-fame by Sidney Colvin( Book )

55 editions published between 1917 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography dives into the enduring legacy of Keats' poetry. Rather than focusing exclusively on the poet, the volume examines the people around him and the ever-evolving interpretation of his work. Like many of his fellow Romantic poets, Keats' reputation and image took on a larger-than-life quality after his death. This biography helps cut through these exaggerations to reveal the truth of this poetic genius
St. Ives : being the adventures of a French prisoner in England by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

24 editions published between 1896 and 1922 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unfinished at the time of Stevenson's death in 1894,St. Iveswas finished by Arthur Quiller-Couch in 1898. The novel tells the story of Captain Jacques St. Ives after his capture by the British during the Napoleonic Wars
Vailima letters by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

33 editions published between 1895 and 1996 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Louis Stevenson's experiences and observations in the South Seas, being an account of the Marquesas, Paumotur, and Gilbert Islands in the course of two cruises, on the yacht 'Casco' (1888) and the schooner 'Equator' (1889)
Memories & notes of persons & places, 1852-1912 by Sidney Colvin( Book )

27 editions published between 1912 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The novels and tales of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

34 editions published between 1897 and 1924 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains Stevenson's letters during his days as a student in Edinburgh, his travels in Paris, his stay in the United States and more
Weir of Hermiston : an unfinished romance by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

23 editions published between 1896 and 1925 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He is banished to their estate at Hermiston outside Edinburgh, where he meets and falls in love with Christina Elliot, the daughter of the local laird. She is his social inferior, however, and Archie is afraid to tell his father of their attachment. But then Frank Innes arrives on the scene, a friend who sparks off events which will lead to Archie's death
Selections from the writings of Walter Savage Landor by Walter Savage Landor( Book )

29 editions published between 1856 and 1930 in English and Undetermined and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of John Keats to his family and friends by John Keats( Book )

22 editions published between 1891 and 2011 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters that Keats wrote over the course of his short life are collected in this volume. Much of the beautiful language the he employed in his poetry is on display in these letters
A Florentine picture-chronicle; being a series of ninety-nine drawings representing scenes and personages of ancient history, sacred and profane by Maso Finiguerra( Book )

22 editions published between 1898 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vailima letters : being correspondence addressed by Robert Louis Stevenson to Sidney Colvin, November 1890-October 1894 by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

50 editions published between 1894 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vailima Lettersis a collection of correspondence between Robert Louis Stevenson and his friend and prominent art and literary critic, Sidney Colvin. These letters begin in November 1890 and continue through October 1894
The works of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

17 editions published between 1906 and 1925 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Works of Robert Louis Stevenson
History of painting by Alfred Woltmann( Book )

23 editions published between 1885 and 1906 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 88 der Burgerbibliothek Bern (S. 74)
Fables by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

16 editions published between 1896 and 1923 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume of short stories was published two years after Stevenson's death and features 20 stories, including The Persons of the Tale, The Sinking Ship, The Two Matches, The Tadpole and the Frog and others
The poems of John Keats by John Keats( Book )

22 editions published between 1915 and 1928 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents all of the English poet's verse, including his sonnets and odes, the allegorical romance "Endymion," and the five-act poetic tragedy "Otho the Great."
Papers, literary, scientific, &c by Fleeming Jenkin( Book )

10 editions published between 1887 and 1998 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These papers, each in its way representative, have been chosen for republication from amongst Fleeming Jenkin's technical writings. They include, in popular form, an account of the scientific development of submarine telegraphy, a work in which he took a large share during the earlier part of his professional life
Songs of travel and other verses by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

8 editions published between 1896 and 2014 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wanderlust, unfettered freedom, and the eternal allure of the open road -- these are the themes that surface time and time again in Robert Louis Stevenson's charming 1896 book of verse, Songs of Travel. Fans of traditional poetry will adore this cycle of thematically interrelated poems that draw parallels between the perils and pleasures of travel and the vulnerability and abandon of romance
Correspondence addressed to Sidney Colvin, November 1890 to October 1894 by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

11 editions published between 1896 and 2009 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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John Keats; his life and poetry, his friends, critics and after-fame
Alternative Names
C., S. 1845-1927

C., S. (Sidney Colvin), 1845-1927

Colvin, Sidney 1845-1927

Colvin Sydney 1845-1927

S. C 1845-1927

S. C. (Sidney Colvin), 1845-1927

SC 1845-1927

SC (Sidney Colvin), 1845-1927

Sidney Colvin britischer Autor, Literatur- und Kunstkritiker

Sidney Colvin English curator and literary and art critic

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English (781)

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LandorJohn Keats; his life and poetry, his friends, critics and after-fame