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Ode on a Grecian Urn

In “Ode on a Grecian Urn,” a poem written in 1819 by John Keats, the poet addresses the figures depicted on a Greek vase, considering art versus life.

Call Numbers for Browsing the Shelves

  • PR4837

Circulating Books – A Selected List

  • Bloom, Harold (ed.). The Odes of Keats. 1987.

                      Call Number: PR4837.O34 1987

  • Keats, John. The Poetical Works of Keats. 1975.

                      Call Number: PR4831.S5 1975

  • McFarland, Thomas. The Masks of Keats. 2000.

                     Call Number: PR4837.M44 2000

  • O’Roarke, James. Keats’s Odes and Contemporary Criticism. 1998.

                    Call Number: PR4837.O75 1998

  • Vendler, Helen. The Odes of John Keats. 1983.

                   Call Number: PR4837.V43 1983

LINCCWeb online catalog – Search Terms

  • Keats, John

Reference Materials

  • Critical Survey of Poetry (Second Revised Edition) Call Number: REF PN1021.C7 2003

o   Vol. 4, pg. 2020-21

  • Masterplots II: Poetry Series (Revised Edition)Call Number: REF PN1110.5.M37 2002

o   Vol. 5, pg. 2753-55

  • Nineteenth-Century Literature CriticismCall Number: REF PN761.N5

o   Vol. 8, pg. 351-2, 355, 365, 368, 382, 386-90

o   Vol. 73, pg. 154, 158-60, 165, 198-9, 202-4, 209, 230, 246, 258, 262, 268, 270, 282, 309

o   Vol. 121, pg. 106, 144

  • Poetry CriticismCall Number: REF PN1010 P6

o   Vol. 1, pg. 281-2, 290-8, 300, 303-4, 307, 313-5

  • Poetry for StudentsCall Number: REF PN3321 .S5

o   Vol. 1, pg. 178-98

Research Databases

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  • Academic Search Complete
  • Literature Resources from Gale
  • OmniFile Full Text Mega

This Research Guide is designed to help users find information on a particular topic within the Valencia College East Campus Library.  This is by no means a comprehensive list of resources and other resources may be available on this topic.  Please check LINCCWeb, Valencia East’s online catalog, to verify the availability of circulating books within the library.  Feel free to ask a librarian for help if you need further assistance.

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