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Life, letters and literary remains of John Keats. Vol. 1: PB 74-2005

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Current Location: In storage


Life, letters and literary remains of John Keats. Vol. 1


Author: Keats, John
Editor: Houghton, Richard Monckton Milnes, Baron
Publisher: Edward Moxon
Writer: Murry, J. Middleton
Annotator: Rossetti, Dante Gabriel




Edited by Richard Monckton Milnes in two volumes.

Ms note by Sydney C. Cockerell: "All the marks in this book, which I obtained from W. M. Rossetti in October 1904 were made by Dante Gabriel Rossetti. The second volume has long been lost."
With letter dated Feb 20 1925 from J. Middleton Murry to S. C. Cockerell concerning copying the passages marked by D. G. Rossetti. Also 2 newspaper cuttings (MS of Keats’s Ode to a Nightingale - Lord Crewe’s gift to Cambridge; Keats’ letters - an extraordinary price).
Inscription of D. G. Rossetti dated 1859 on front endpage; also inscription by S. C. Cockerell: "To Virginia Clarke from Sydney Cockerell Kew 15 Nov. 1957".

Xix, 288 p. : ill. frontis. ; 18 cm

Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2005-10) by Surtees, Virginia


Production date: AD 1848


Binding of red cloth over original binding. Endpages vellum.

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Support composed of paper

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Printing ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 74-2005
Primary reference Number: 125055
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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