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Posthumous Keats : a personal biography

Author: Stanley Plumly
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton., ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"In this wholly original and deeply personal work of scholarship, one of America's most cherished poets reflects on the life and legacy of John Keats." "In this close narrative study, Stanley Plumly meditates on the chances for poetic immortality - an idea that finds its purest expression in this young poet. The story of Keats's life, as revealed through his profound and beautiful letters, is familiar enough. But  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: John Keats; John Keats; John Keats; John Keats
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Plumly
ISBN: 9780393065732 0393065731
OCLC Number: 181139242
Description: 392 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: On he flared --
Cold pastoral --
This mortal body --
Dreaming thing --
Physician nature --
Season of mists --
Material sublime.
Responsibility: Stanley Plumly.
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A study that meditates on the chances for poetic immortality - an idea that finds its purest expression in Keats. It offers an ode to John Keats - a man who, against the odds of his culture and  Read more...

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