By Tim Chilcott
In the early 19th century, the publishing apartment of Taylor & Hessey introduced out the paintings of Keats, Clare, Hazlitt, De Quincey, Carlyle, Lamb, Coleridge and plenty of extra of crucial literary figures of the time, in addition to the nice literary magazine of the interval, the London Magazine. Tim Chilcott the following examines the existence and paintings of John Taylor, the firm’s founder.
The account, initially released in 1972 and incorporating a large number of hitherto unpublished fabric, is an interesting piece of literary, social and publishing historical past, exhibiting in actual fact the connection among the writer and his writer, and in flip among the writer and the interpreting public.
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A Publisher and his Circle: The Life and Work of John Taylor, Keats' Publisher (Routledge Library Editions: Keats) by Tim Chilcott