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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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Poems by Wordsworth, Coleridge, Shelley, and Keats

James Weber Linn - 1911 - 215 pages
...poems. We know now, since the publication of Keats's letters, how little the review really affected him. "The attempt to crush me in the Quarterly has only...expression among bookmen, 'I wonder the Quarterly should cut its own throat.' " The real reason for the savageness of the review (which called the poet...
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Introductions to the Poets

Willingham Franklin Rawnsley - 1912 - 313 pages
...all great poets seem to have, he writes in another letter : " This is a mere matter of the moment ; I think I shall be among the English Poets after my death." During the rest of 1818 and all 1819 Keats worked hard. He had been reading Shakespeare and Milton...
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Methodist Review, Volume 82

1900
...had in it some essential merit, he may be pardoned for adding, "This is a mere matter of the moment ; I think I shall be among the English poets after my death," a prophecy fully confirmed by the appreciative language of Lowell, "Enough that we recognize in Keats...
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Masters of English Literature

Edwin Watts Chubb - English literature - 1914 - 446 pages
...108, 240, 353. CHAPTER XII Keats KEATS died before he was twenty-six years old, and yet his thought, " I think I shall be among the English poets after my death," has been abundantly fulfilled, for in the language of Matthew Arnold, " He is with Shakspere." Of one...
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A Sentimental Library: Comprising Books Formerly Owned by Famous Writers ...

Harry Bache Smith - Bibliography - 1914 - 332 pages
...the paper-mill would be made immortal by their short sojourn upon his shelves? Although Keats wrote, "I think I shall be among the English poets after my death," he could never have imagined that his little books, for which there were no buyers in his lifetime,...
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English Literary Miscellany, Volume 2

Theodore Whitefield Hunt - English literature - 1914 - 320 pages
...in it some essential merit, he may be pardoned for adding, " This is a mere matter of the moment ; I think I shall be among the English poets after my death," a prophecy fully confirmed by the appreciative language of Lowell, " Enough that we recognize in Keats...
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English Literature

Julian Willis Abernethy - English literature - 1916 - 585 pages
...was writ in water." Not long before, he had said, in the hope and confidence of youthful strength : " I think I shall be among the English poets after my death." Keats was devotedly loved by his friends, who have all borne testimony to his manly and pure spirit,...
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John Keats: His Life and Poetry, His Friends, Critics and After-fame

Sidney Colvin - 1917 - 598 pages
...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 bookmen, 'I wonder the "Quarterly" should cut its own throat.' It does me not the least harm in Society to make me appear little and ridiculous:...
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John Keats: His Life and Poetry, His Friends, Critics and After-fame

Sidney Colvin - 1917 - 598 pages
...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 death....expression among bookmen, 'I wonder the "Quarterly" should cut its own throat.' It does me not the least harm in Society to make me appear little and ridiculous:...
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John Keats: His Life and Poetry, His Friends, Critics, and After-fame

Sidney Colvin - 1917 - 548 pages
...felicity of Keats, his perfection of loveliness,' and clenching all, with reference to Keats's own saying, 'I think I shall be among the English poets after my death,' by the comment, 'he is, he is with Shakespeare.' 1 Almost simultaneously with Matthew And must not,...
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