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Colvin, Sidney 1845-1927

Overview
Works: 594 works in 1,840 publications in 1 language and 18,194 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  History  Catalogs  Literature  Portraits  Biographies  Personal correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Correspondent, Honoree, Dedicatee, Adapter, Collector, Annotator, Contributor
Classifications: PR4836, 823.8
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Keats by Sidney Colvin( Book )

153 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This significant biography of the poet John Keats (1795 1821), is part of the highly respected English Men of Letters series. Keats is best known for his six great odes, and although his poems were not well received during his lifetime, they are now considered among the finest in the English language
Landor by Sidney Colvin( Book )

77 editions published between 1880 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of the highly regarded English Men of Letters series, Sidney Colvin's biography examines the life and work of English writer and poet Walter Savage Landor (1775 1864). Landor is best remembered for his work Imaginary Conversations, which envisions conversations between figures from classical Greece and Rome, poets and authors, statesmen and women, and other individuals
John Keats; his life and poetry, his friends, critics and after-fame by Sidney Colvin( Book )

65 editions published between 1917 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography dives into the enduring legacy of Keats' poetry. Rather than focusing exclusively on the poet, the volume examines the people around him and the ever-evolving interpretation of his work. Like many of his fellow Romantic poets, Keats' reputation and image took on a larger-than-life quality after his death. This biography helps cut through these exaggerations to reveal the truth of this poetic genius
The letters of Robert Louis Stevenson to his family and friends by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

69 editions published between 1899 and 1969 in English and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Ives : being the adventures of a French prisoner in England by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

29 editions published between 1896 and 1922 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventure story of the French prisoner-of-war St. Ives, set in the time of the Napoleonic wars, begins and ends in Scotland
Memories & notes of persons & places, 1852-1912 by Sidney Colvin( Book )

34 editions published between 1912 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

22 editions published between 1911 and 1925 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vailima letters by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

36 editions published between 1895 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vailima Lettersis a collection of correspondence between Robert Louis Stevenson and his friend and prominent art and literary critic, Sidney Colvin. These letters begin in November 1890 and continue through October 1894
Weir of Hermiston : an unfinished romance by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

20 editions published between 1896 and 1920 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although unfinished as a result of Stevenson's sudden death of a brain hemorrhage in 1894, Weir of Hermiston is considered by many critics as the author's masterpiece. Set in Edinburgh, Scotland at the time of the Napoleonic Wars, the novel tells the story of a young Scottish aristocrat who is banished from his family
Selections from the writings of Walter Savage Landor by Walter Savage Landor( Book )

26 editions published between 1856 and 1930 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of John Keats to his family and friends by John Keats( Book )

23 editions published between 1891 and 2011 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1891 volume offers a selection of Keats's letters edited by English curator and literary critic Sidney Colvin
A Florentine picture-chronicle : being a series of ninety-nine drawings representing scenes and personages of ancient history, sacred and profane by Maso Finiguerra( Book )

25 editions published between 1898 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vailima letters : being correspondence addressed by Robert Louis Stevenson to Sidney Colvin, November 1890-October 1894 by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

45 editions published between 1894 and 1928 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of painting by Alfred Woltmann( Book )

25 editions published between 1880 and 1997 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

17 editions published between 1896 and 1923 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Louis Stevenson's Fables was published in New York by Longmans, Green in 1902. Previously, the thirteen fables had been published with other works. Stevenson had a long-standing fascination with the fable as a literary form. In 1888, he approached his publisher with a collection of fables that he had composed over the years. [Publit]
The novels and tales of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

17 editions published between 1897 and 1924 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains Stevenson's letters during his days as a student in Edinburgh, his travels in Paris, his stay in the United States and more
The works of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

3 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

4 editions published between 1911 and 1969 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers, literary, scientific, &c by Fleeming Jenkin( Book )

14 editions published between 1887 and 1931 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These papers, each in its way representative, have been chosen for republication from amongst Fleeming Jenkin's technical writings. They include, in popular form, an account of the scientific development of submarine telegraphy, a work in which he took a large share during the earlier part of his professional life
Songs of travel and other verses by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

11 editions published between 1896 and 2014 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written while Stevenson was traveling across Scotland and California, €Songs of Travel and Other Verses was a popular collection of poetry upon its publication in 1896, two years after Stevenson's death. The verses became more popular in 1901 when Ralph Vaughn Williams set them to music in his€Songs of Travel
 
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John Keats; his life and poetry, his friends, critics and after-fame
Alternative Names
C., S. 1845-1927

C., S. (Sidney Colvin), 1845-1927

Colvin, Sidney 1845-1927

Colvin Sydney 1845-1927

S. C 1845-1927

S. C. (Sidney Colvin), 1845-1927

SC 1845-1927

SC (Sidney Colvin), 1845-1927

Sidney Colvin britischer Autor, Literatur- und Kunstkritiker

Sidney Colvin Brits auteur (1845-1927)

Sidney Colvin English curator and literary and art critic

Languages
English (757)

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