It’s the 200th anniversary of John Keats writing his famous ‘Ode to Autumn’

September 2019 marks 200 years since ‘Ode to Autumn’ was written by John Keats, the tragic Romantic genius who died of tuberculosis at the age of 25

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John Keats, by Joseph Severn, 1819
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Fanny Brawne, 1833
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Title page of ‘Lamia’, 1820
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A section of Keats’s draft of ‘Ode to Autumn’

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