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John Keats (31 October 1795 – 23 February 1821) was an English poet of the second generation of Romantic poets, with Lord Byron and Percy Bysshe Shelley. His poems had been in publication for less than four years when he died of tuberculosis at the age of 25. They were indifferently received in his lifetime, but his fame grew rapidly after his death.Amy Wilcockson, "The Romantic Reputation of John Keats". History Today, February 2021, pp. 13–16. By the end of the century, he was placed in the canon of English literature, strongly influencing many writers of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood; the Encyclopædia Britannica of 1888 called one ode "one of the final masterpieces". Jorge Luis Borges named his first encounter with Keats an experience he felt all his life. Keats had a style "heavily loaded with sensualities", notably in the series of odes. Typically of the Romantics, he accentuated extreme emotion through natural imagery. Today his poems and letters remain among the most popular and analysed in English literature – in particular "Ode to a Nightingale", "Ode on a Grecian Urn", "Sleep and Poetry" and the sonnet "On First Looking into Chapman's Homer".
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Uniform title: Poems. 1911
by Keats, John, 1795-1821
London ; Melbourne : Ward, Lock and Co., [1911?]
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Uniform title: Hyperion. Latin
by Keats, John, 1795-1821
Cantabrigiae ; Londini : Macmillan, 1862
Uniform title: Poems. 1958
by Keats, John, 1795-1821
Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1958
by Keats, John, 1795-1821
London : Review of Reviews Office, [189-]
Uniform title: Poems. 1906
by Keats, John, 1795-1821
London : J.M. Dent & Co., 1906
by Keats, John, 1795-1821
London [England] : Nottingham Court Press, 1979
Uniform title: Poems. Selections
by Keats, John, 1795-1821
Maastricht : The Halcyon Press, [published by] A.A.M. Stols, 1930
by Keats, John, 1795-1821
Glasgow : Gowans & Gray, 1900-01 ; Glasgow : Robert Maclenose
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