Hardcover: 80 pages
Publisher: St. Martin's Press; 1st edition (April 3, 2007)
Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 0.5 x 7.3 inches
Amazon Rank: 9601805
Format: PDF ePub TXT ebook
These are the words John Keats chose to epitomize his short, frustrating, and tragic life. They appear as his epitaph in Rome's Protestant cemetery. Often called the greatest English poet after Shakespeare, Keats had a lifelong preoccupation with early death. This sense of mortality, along with the poet's famous, unrequited love for Fanny Brawne, sparked dozens of finely written sonnets and lyrics of love.This beautifully crafted collection conta...