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KEATS, John.

Rare books by John Keats, including first edition, signed first edition, and copies in fine bindings of Three Odes, and handsome sets of his collected works.

Regularly stocked editions of Keats’ works include the first Scottish Edition, the Memorial Edition of the collected works, and the Hamstead Edition of The Poetical Works and Other Writings.

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    Poems.

    First edition of Keats's first book in the original boards. Poems was published on 3 March 1817 by Charles and James Ollier, who were already publishing Shelley. The first of a mere three lifetime publications, it is a work of mainly youthful promise - Keats had appeared for the first time in print less than a year earlier, with a poem in the radical weekly The Examiner on 5 May 1816. Learn More

    £47,500

    Date of Publication: 1817

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 113377

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  2. Endymion: A Poetic Romance.

    Endymion: A Poetic Romance.

    First edition of the second of only three lifetime publications by Keats, with its famous opening line: "A thing of beauty is a joy for ever". This copy, as usual, has the 5-line errata, the second state, though it is known that copies with both states of the errata leaf were prepared before publication date and there is therefore no precedence of issue; with the later issue half-title (the verso bearing the imprint of "T. Learn More
    £9,500

    Date of Publication: 1818

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 112479

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  3. The Poetical Works and other Writings.

    The Poetical Works and other Writings.

    Now first brought together including poems and numerous letters not before published edited with notes and appendices by Harry Buxton Forman. In four volumes.
    A particularly handsome set of Keatss worksS Learn More
    £1,250

    Date of Publication: 1883

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 116013

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  4. The Poetical Works.

    The Poetical Works.

    Edited with an Introduction and Textual Notes by H. Buxton Forman.
    A particularly attractive binding in bright condition. Learn More
    £650

    Date of Publication: 1934

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 106651

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  5. The Poetical Works and Other Writings.

    The Poetical Works and Other Writings.

    [Including Poems; Endymion; Lamia, Isabella, The Eve of St. Agnes.] Edited with Notes and Appendices by H. Buxton Forman. Revised with Additions by Maurice Buxton Forman. With an Introduction by John Masefield.
    The Hampstead edition, the best collected edition of Keats's works and a very handsomely bound set. Learn More
    £2,250

    Date of Publication: 1938

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 68671

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  6. 116648

    The Poetical Works.

    Edited by H. W. Garrod.
    Second Oxford Standard Authors edition, eleventh impression. It was first published thus in 1956. A handsomely bound copy of Keats's complete poetical works. Learn More
    £75

    Date of Publication: 1973

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 116648

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