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Severn, Joseph 1793-1879

Overview
Works: 97 works in 149 publications in 2 languages and 2,242 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Poetry  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Autographs  Portraits  History  Sources  Art 
Roles: Author, Recipient, Illustrator
Classifications: PR4830, 821.7
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The life and letters of Joseph Severn by William Sharp( Book )

5 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Keats : Letters of Joseph Severn to H. Buxton Forman by Joseph Severn( Book )

4 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death-bed portrait of John Keats by A. Edward Newton( Book )

2 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the life : Joseph Severn to John Taylor, 21 January 1825 by Joseph Severn( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems of John Keats by John Keats( Book )

4 editions published between 1854 and 1876 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents all of the English poet's verse, including his sonnets and odes, the allegorical romance "Endymion," and the five-act poetic tragedy "Otho the Great."
Letters and memoirs by Joseph Severn( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Against oblivion; the life of Joseph Severn by Sheila Birkenhead( Book )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrious friends; the story of Joseph Severn and his son Arthur by Sheila Birkenhead( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the biographies of Joseph Severn and his son Arthur, the author relates the lives of John Keats and John Ruskin
The Winter's wreath : a collection of original contributions in prose and verse. : [Six lines of verse]( Book )

1 edition published in 1828 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetical works of John Keats : with a memoir by John Keats( Book )

1 edition published in 1869 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Severn : letters and memoirs by Joseph Severn( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the first modern scholarly edition of the letters and memoirs of Joseph Severn, English painter and deathbed companion of John Keats. It includes letters from a remarkable collection of never-before-published correspondence held by descendants of the Severn family. Scott's access to hundreds of new letters has resulted in a major revisionist work that challenges traditional ideas about Severn's life and character. The edition includes new information about Severn's early artistic success in Italy, an extraordinarily thorough record of his day-to-day activities as a working artist in England, and surprising details about his experience as British Consul in Rome. The volume represents a significant work of recovery, printing in full three important memoirs that have until now appeared only in inaccurate excerpts and offering thirty-three illustrations that demonstrate the range of Severn's talents as a painter." "Scott makes a compelling case for a revaluation of Severn, whose friends also included Charles Eastlake, William Gladstone, Leigh Hunt, John Ruskin, and Mary Shelley. This collection will prove valuable not only to literary biographers and Keats scholars, but also to art and cultural historians of the Romantic and Victorian eras. Adding significantly to the volume's usefulness are a detailed chronology of Severn's life and artwork, and appendices containing an index of the newly discovered letters and a ledger of Severn's patrons, paintings and commissions."--BOOK JACKET
Woodhouse's collection of letters and manuscripts relating to John Keats( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A collection of 102 letters, documents, and transcripts relating to the English poet John Keats (numbered MA 215.1-101 and MA 215.9a), including autograph copies of three poems
Hampstead, to John Taylor by Charles Armitage Brown( )

1 edition published in 1821 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Notifying him that John Keats has died, and enclosing (not present) a letter from Joseph Severn describing his death. Mentioning that he has "sent this sad news" to Rice, Dilke and that he will write Haslam and ask him to inform Mr. Abbey
Letter : Pimlico, to W. Wyon by Joseph Severn( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Bulletin of the Keats-Shelley Memorial, Rome( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John Keats by Joseph Severn( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

place not specified( )

1 edition published in 1820 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Refering to Keats's journey to Italy in 1820, reading: "The passport arrived before we started. I don't think I shall be long ill. God bless you -- farewell John Keats."
[Sketch of the dying Keats,] by Joseph Severn( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Inscription by Fanny Keats( )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Fine art( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Letters and memoirsJoseph Severn : letters and memoirs
Alternative Names
Joseph Severn

Joseph Severn artiste britannique

Joseph Severn British artist

Joseph Severn Brits kunstschilder

Joseph Severn englischer Maler

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