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" This is a mere matter of the moment : I think I shall be among the English Poets after my death. Even as a matter of present interest, the attempt to crush me in The Quarterly has only brought me more into notice, and it is a common expression among bookmen,... "
Lives of the Illustrious: (the Biographical Magazine). - Page 268
1852
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Lives of Famous Poets

William Michael Rossetti - English poetry - 1878 - 406 pages
...Blackwood or the Quarterly could possibly inflict. ... I have written independently, without judgment. ... I think I shall be among the English poets after my death." It is a fact, however, that the decline — the definite and alarming and soon fatal decline — in...
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John Keats: A Study

Frances Mary Owen - English poetry - 1880 - 183 pages
...touch his vitality he could have written of them as he did. ' This is a mere ' matter of the moment. I think I shall be among ' the English poets after my death. It does me not ' the least harm in society to make me appear little ' and ridiculous. I know when a...
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The Literary History of England in the End of the Eighteenth and ..., Volume 3

Mrs. Oliphant (Margaret) - English literature - 1882
...them." " This is a mere matter of the moment," he writes a little later to his brother in America ; "I think I shall be among the English Poets after my death." Few men have stood with firmer self-possession yet humility, to receive the often maddening sharpness...
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The Literary History of England in the End of the Eighteenth and ..., Volume 3

Mrs. Oliphant (Margaret) - English literature - 1882
...them." " This is a mere matter of the moment," he writes a little later to his brother in America ; " I think I shall be among the English Poets after my death." Few men have stood with firmer self-possession yet humility, to receive the ot'tui maddening sharpness...
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The Poetical Works and Other Writings, Volume 3

John Keats - 1883
...written by Reynolds. I don't know who wrote those in the Chronicle. This is a mere matter of the moment : I think I shall be among the English Poets after my...expression among book-men, " I wonder the ' Quarterly ' should cut its own throat." It does me not the least harm in society to make me appear little and...
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Cobwebs of Criticism: A Review of the First Reviewers of the 'Lake ...

Sir Hall Caine - Criticism - 1883 - 266 pages
...in transfiguring contrast a prophecy that has proved in all respects coincident with the result. ' I think I shall be among the English poets after my death.' So wrote the author of ' Endymion,' at that time the author of ' Hyperion' also. He was then unmoved,...
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Heroes of Literature: English Poets. A Book for Young Readers

John Dennis - Poets, English - 1883 - 406 pages
...Byron."] CHAPTER XVII. POETS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY (Continued). JOHN KEATS— PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY. " I THINK I shall be among the English poets after my death," were the modest but proud John Keats< words of Keats, and comparatively ITOO-ISSI. brief though the...
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Heroes of Literature: English Poets. A Book for Young Readers

John Dennis - Poets, English - 1883 - 406 pages
...Byron."] CHAPTER XVII. POETS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY {Continued). JOHN KEATS— PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY. " I THINK I shall be among the English poets after my death," were the modest but proud John Keats words of Keats, and comparatively 1790-1821. brief though the...
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A Record of Ellen Watson

Anna Jane Buckland - 1884 - 279 pages
...anything in existence but the Eternal Being, the principles of beauty, and the memory of great men. I think I shall be among the English poets after my death." The death came before the world's eyes were opened. It was a slow and painful one from consumption....
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Life of John Keats

William Michael Rossetti - 1887 - 217 pages
...Basil' as an answer to the attack made on me in Blackivood's Magazine and The Quarterly Review. ... I think I shall be among the English poets after my...expression among book-men, 'I wonder The Quarterly should cut its own throat.' It •does me not the least harm in society to make me appear little and...
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