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Colvin, Sidney 1845-1927

Overview
Works: 521 works in 1,529 publications in 1 language and 16,720 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  Poetry  History  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Portraits  Autographs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Correspondent, Honoree, Annotator, Contributor
Classifications: PR4830, 821.7
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The letters of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
121 editions published between 1899 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Keats by Sidney Colvin( Book )
134 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,061 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 )
66 editions published between 1880 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,377 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 )
58 editions published between 1917 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
St. Ives, the adventures of a French prisoner in England by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
23 editions published between 1896 and 1922 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This novel, left unfinished at the author's death, was completed by his friend, the writer Arthur Quiller-Couch, and published in 1897. The novel recounts the adventures of Capitaine Jacques St. Ives, a Napoleonic soldier, after his capture by the British—and his romance with the lovely Flora Gilchrist
The novels and tales of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
33 editions published between 1897 and 1924 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memories & notes of persons & places, 1852-1912 by Sidney Colvin( Book )
30 editions published between 1912 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vailima letters by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
29 editions published between 1895 and 1996 in English and held by 546 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)
The letters of John Keats, 1814-1821 by John Keats( Book )
21 editions published between 1891 and 2011 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By turns interesting, witty, humorous, idealistic, realistic, discursive and even occasionally gossipy, this poignant and exhilarating collection of letters was edited by H Buxton Forman. It includes epistles to Fanny Brawne, the love of his life and provides incomparable insight into the short life of the great Romantic poet
Weir of Hermiston by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
19 editions published between 1896 and 1920 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Stevenson's tale of father - son confrontation, the father, Adam Weir, is modelled on Lord Braxfield, the eighteenth-century 'hanging judge'. Weir, a 'risen man' who has married a wealthy but weak woman, is both feared and respected, not least by his own son, Archie. At a public hanging, Archie speaks out against capital punishment, knowing that it was his own father who sentenced the man
Selections from the writings of Walter Savage Landor by Walter Savage Landor( Book )
32 editions published between 1856 and 1930 in English and Undetermined and held by 515 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 )
58 editions published between 1894 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of painting by Alfred Woltmann( Book )
25 editions published between 1885 and 1906 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 )
17 editions published between 1898 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Robert Louis Stevenson : in one volume by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
16 editions published between 1906 and 1925 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Works of Robert Louis Stevenson
Fables by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
15 editions published between 1896 and 1923 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers, literary, scientific, &c by Fleeming Jenkin( Book )
7 editions published between 1887 and 1931 in English and held by 213 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
Poems of John Keats by John Keats( Book )
21 editions published between 1915 and 1928 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 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."
Songs of travel and other verses by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
8 editions published between 1896 and 2014 in English and held by 166 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 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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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
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