John Keats’s ‘Guy’s Hospital’ Poetry

  • Hrileena GhoshEmail author
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John Keats’s poetic and medical careers overlapped from the start. His earliest surviving poem is his ‘Imitation of Spenser’, dating from 1814 when he was apprenticed to the surgeon-apothecary Thomas Hammond at Edmonton.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of St AndrewsSt AndrewsScotland
  2. 2.University of St AndrewsKolkataIndia

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