Saturday, August 9, 2008

The tuberculosis that killed John Keats

Charles McGrath reviewed Stanley Plumly's biography of Keats, Posthumous Keats, A Personal Biography (Norton, 2008) in the New York Times (August 7, 2008), with praise, and noting that the book "is, in part, a study of the vicissitudes of poetic reputation."  

The first chapter can be read here.