Vita e opere
J. Keats nacque a Londra nel 1795 da umile famiglia: suo padre era uno stalliere, spos˛ la figlia del padrone ed ebbe da lei cinque figli. John, il primogenito, fu mandato alla scuola del reverendo Clarke, a Ensfield, nel 1803. Dopo la morte dei genitori, il tutore, Richard Abbey, gli procur˛ un posto di apprendista presso un chirurgo nel 1811 e nel 1815 Keats entr˛ al Guy’s Hospital di Londra dove, superando un esame nel 1817, divent˛ farmacista.
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I really enjoyed reading this article about a really famous English poet, who is one of my favourite poets. The article is really informative and gives so much details about the poet and his inspiration. He had such a short life yet produced such amazing works. I love Ode to a Nightinggale and his other Odes, especially his poems that incorporate Greek mythology. I didn’t know that he died in Rome or lived in Piazza di Spagna or was buried in Rome. I learnt loads of new Italian words whilst reading it (Marco helped me!) and was surprised about how much I understood!! I am going to read some more of Giovanna’s articles!!