Poetry List of Poems by John Keats

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List of popular poetry by John Keats, listed alphabetically. John Keats is one of the most famous poets of all time, having written hundreds of poems that have been enjoyed by people all over the world. John Keats is known for various types of poetry, such as prose, limerick, haiku and various other types. If you're an aspiring poet or just a poetry lover than use this list of popular John Keats poems to find a few that you've never read before.

This list answers the question, "What are John Keats's most famous poems?"

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Bright star, would I were sted... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
Bright star, would I were stedfast as thou art John Keats - "Bright star, would I were steadfast as thou art" is the first line of a love sonnet by John Keats.

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Endymion is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
Endymion John Keats - Endymion is a poem by John Keats first published in 1818. It begins with the line "A thing of beauty is a joy for ever". Endymion is written in rhyming couplets in iambic pentameter. ...more

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Hyperion is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
Hyperion John Keats - "Hyperion" is an abandoned epic poem by 19th-century English Romantic poet John Keats. It is based on the Titanomachia, and tells of the despair of the Titans after their fall to the ...more

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Isabella, or the Pot of Basil is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
Isabella, or the Pot of Basil John Keats - Isabella, or the Pot of Basil is a narrative poem by John Keats adapted from a story in Boccaccio's Decameron. It tells the tale of a young woman whose family intend to marry her to "some ...more

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La Belle Dame sans Merci: A Ba... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
La Belle Dame sans Merci: A Ballad John Keats - La Belle Dame sans Merci is a ballad written by the English poet John Keats. It exists in two versions, with minor differences between them. The original was written by Keats in 1819. He used ...more

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Ode on a Grecian Urn is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
John Keats - "Ode on a Grecian Urn" is a poem written by the English Romantic poet John Keats in May 1819 and published anonymously in the January 1820, Number 15 issue of the magazine Annals of ...more

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Ode on Indolence is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
Ode on Indolence John Keats - The "Ode on Indolence" is one of five odes composed by English poet John Keats in the spring of 1819. The others were "Ode on a Grecian Urn", "Ode on Melancholy", ...more

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Ode to a Nightingale is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
Ode to a Nightingale John Keats - "Ode to a Nightingale" is a poem by John Keats written in May 1819 in either the garden of the Spaniards Inn, Hampstead, London, or, according to Keats' friend Charles Armitage Brown, ...more

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Ode to Psyche is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
Ode to Psyche John Keats - "Ode to Psyche" is a poem by John Keats written in spring 1819. The poem is the first of his 1819 odes, which include "Ode on a Grecian Urn" and "Ode to a ...more

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On First Looking into Chapman'... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
On First Looking into Chapman's Homer John Keats - On First Looking into Chapman's Homer is a sonnet written by the English Romantic poet John Keats in October 1816. It tells of the author's astonishment while reading the works of the ancient ...more

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Sleep and Poetry is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
Sleep and Poetry John Keats - "Sleep and Poetry" is a poem by the English Romantic poet John Keats. It was started late one evening while staying the night at Leigh Hunt's cottage. It is often cited as a clear ...more

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The Eve of St. Agnes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
The Eve of St. Agnes John Keats - "The Eve of St. Agnes" is a poem by John Keats, written in 1819 and published in 1820. It is widely considered to be amongst his finest poems and was influential in 19th century ...more

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The Fall of Hyperion: A Dream is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
The Fall of Hyperion: A Dream John Keats - The Fall of Hyperion: A Dream, sometimes subtitled as A Vision instead of a dream, is an epic poem written by the English Romantic John Keats. Keats composed "The Fall of Hyperion" by ...more

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To Autumn is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
John Keats - "To Autumn" is a poem by English Romantic poet John Keats. The work was composed on 19 September 1819 and published in 1820 in a volume of Keats's poetry that included Lamia and The ...more

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When I have Fears that I may C... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Poems by John Keats
When I have Fears that I may Cease to Be John Keats - "When I have Fears" is an Elizabethan sonnet by the English Romantic poet John Keats. The 14-line poem is written in iambic pentameter and consists of three quatrains and a couplet. ...more