Sunday, February 26, 2017

To Sleep by John Keats

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February 26, 2017

To Sleep

John Keats

About This Poem


"To Sleep" was published in The Oxford Book of English Verse: 1250–1900 (Clarendon Press, 1900).


John Keats was born on October 31, 1795, in London, England. His collections of poetry include Endymion: A Poetic Romance (Taylor and Hessey, 1818) and Lamia, Isabella, the Eve of St. Agnes, and Other Poems (Taylor and Hessey, 1820). He died on February 23, 1821.


Joseph Severn's miniature of Keats, 1819


Poetry by Keats


John Keats: The Complete Poems

(Penguin Classics, 1977) 

"My Heart Leaps Up" by William Wordsworth


"Underwoods: Epigram" by Robert Louis Stevenson


"I heard a Fly buzz (465)" by Emily Dickinson




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