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Colvin, Sidney 1845-1927

Overview
Works: 605 works in 1,881 publications in 1 language and 18,402 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  History  Catalogs  Literature  Portraits  Biographies  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Correspondent, Honoree, Adapter, Dedicatee, Annotator, Collector, Contributor
Classifications: PR4836, 823.8
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Keats by Sidney Colvin( Book )

157 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,123 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 )

78 editions published between 1880 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,395 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 )

62 editions published between 1917 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,278 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 )

100 editions published between 1899 and 1969 in English and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book features a collection of Robert Louis Stevenson's personal and business letters from 1881 to his death in 1894. This is the second in the two-volume set
Vailima letters by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

80 editions published between 1894 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 961 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
St. Ives : being the adventures of a French prisoner in England by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

30 editions published between 1896 and 1922 in English and held by 813 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 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1891 and 2013 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1891 volume offers a selection of Keats's letters edited by English curator and literary critic Sidney Colvin
The letters of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

25 editions published between 1899 and 1925 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book features a collection of Robert Louis Stevenson's personal and business letters from 1868 to 1880. This is the first in the two-volume set
Songs of travel and other verses by Robert Louis Stevenson( )

11 editions published between 1896 and 2014 in English and held by 568 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
Weir of Hermiston : an unfinished romance by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

19 editions published between 1896 and 1920 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Stevenson's tale of father - son confrontation, the father, Adam Weir, is modelled on Lord Braxfield, the eighteenth-century 'hanging judge'. Weir, a 'risen man' who has married a wealthy but weak woman, is both feared and respected, not least by his own son, Archie. At a public hanging, Archie speaks out against capital punishment, knowing that it was his own father who sentenced the man
Selections from the writings of Walter Savage Landor by Walter Savage Landor( Book )

27 editions published between 1856 and 1930 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables by Robert Louis Stevenson( )

17 editions published between 1896 and 1923 in English and held by 452 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]
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 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The novels and tales of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

24 editions published between 1897 and 1924 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of painting by Alfred Woltmann( Book )

23 editions published between 1880 and 1997 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1887 and 1931 in English and held by 271 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
The works of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

3 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1913 and 1969 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The novels and tales of Robert Louis Stevenson by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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LandorJohn 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, Sidney, Sir, 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 (810)