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By John Keats

The letters of John Keats are, T. S. Eliot remarked, "what letters needs to be; the advantageous issues are available in without warning, neither brought nor proven out, yet among trifle and trifle." This new version, which positive aspects 4 rediscovered letters, 3 of that are being released the following for the 1st time, presents readers the excitement of the poet's "trifles" in addition to the shock of his most renowned rules rising unpredictably.

Unlike different variations, this feature comprises letters to Keats and between his neighbors, lending higher point of view to an epistolary portrait of the poet. It additionally bargains a revealing examine his "posthumous existence," the interval of Keats's sickness in Italy, painstakingly recorded in a sequence of relocating letters via Keats's deathbed better half, Joseph Severn. different letters via Dr. James Clark, Percy Bysshe Shelley, and Richard Woodhouse--omitted from different decisions of Keats's letters--offer worthy extra testimony pertaining to Keats the man.

Edited for better clarity, with annotations lowered and punctuation and spelling judiciously modernized, this option recreates the spontaneity with which those letters have been initially written.

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