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On Seeing the Elgin Marbles


The sonnet/poem “On Seeing the Elgin Marbles” by John Keats, was written in 1817.  Keats’s sonnet is created in response to a work of art, the Parthenon reliefs.


LINCCWeb online catalog – Search Terms


  • On Seeing the Elgin Marbles
  • John Keats



Call Numbers for Browsing the Shelves


  • PR1175
  • PR1195
  • PR4836
  • PR4837


Circulating Books – A Selected List


  • Bloom, Harold (ed.). John Keats. 2000.

                    Call Number:  PR4837 .J57 2000

  • Burt, Stephen. Art of the Sonnet. 2010.

                   Call Number:  PR1195 .S5 B87 2010

  • Wolfson, Susan J. (ed.). The Cambridge Companion to Keats. 2001.

                 Call Number:  PR4837 .C27 2001


Reference Materials


  • Nineteenth Century Literary Criticism Call Number:  REF  PN761         .N5

o   Vol. 225, pg. 139-140, 142, 186, 248, 253, 255

  • Poetry Criticism – Call Number: REF PN1010 .P6

o   Vol.96, pg. 252


Research Databases


Alphabetical list of databases:


  • Academic Search Complete
  • Gale Literary Index
  • Literary Reference Center Plus
  • Literature Criticism Online (from Poetry Criticism)
  • Literature Resources from Gale (from Nineteenth Century Literary Criticism)
  • Poetry & Short Story Reference Center (EBSCO) 


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