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CONTENTS.

Keats begins "Endymion,” May 1817; his health suffers in

Oxford ; finishes “Endymion” in November ; his friend,
Charles Armitage Brown; his brother George marries
and emigrates to America ; Keats and Brown make a
walking tour in Scotland and Ireland ; returns to Hamp-
stead, owing to a sore throat; death of his brother Tom;
his description of Miss Cox (“Charmian"), and of Miss
Brawne, with whom he falls in love; a difference with

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Haydon ; visits Winchester ; George Keats returns for
a short while from America, but goes away again with.
out doing anything to relieve John Keats from straits in
money matters

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Keats rhymes in infancy; his first writings, the “Imitation

of Spenser," and some sonnets ; not precocious as a poet ;
his sonnet on Chapman's Homer ; contents of his first
volume, Poems,” 1817 ; Hunt's first sight of his poems
in MS. ;

Sleep and Poetry,” extract regarding poetry
of the Pope school, &c.; the publishers, Messrs. Ollier,
give up the volume as a failure

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CHAPTER IX.

Influence of Spenser discussed; Alimsiness of Keats's first

volume ; early sonnets ; Endymion”; Shelley's criti.
cisms of this poem ; detailed argument of the poem ; esti-

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