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"No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other's worth." -- Robert Southey
Robert Southey (12 August 1774 – 21 March 1843) was an English poet of the Romantic school, one of the so-called "Lake Poets", and Poet Laureate for 30 years from 1813 to his death in 1843. Although his fame tends to be eclipsed by that of his contemporaries and friends William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Southey's verse enjoys enduring popularity.

Moreover, Southey was a prolific letter writer, literary scholar, essay writer, historian and biographer. His biographies include the life and works of John Bunyan, John Wesley, William Cowper, Oliver Cromwell and Horatio Nelson. The last has rarely been out of print since its publication in 1813 and was adapted for the screen in the 1926 British film, Nelson. He was also a renowned Portuguese and Spanish scholar, translating a number of works of those two countries into English and writing both a History of Brazil (part of his planned History of Portugal which was never completed) and a History of the Peninsular War. Perhaps his most enduring contribution to literary history is the immortal children's classic, The Story of the Three Bears, the original Goldilocks story, which first saw print in 1834 in Southey's prose collection, The Doctor.

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Total Books: 690
12 cuentos infantiles con moraleja que todo nio debe conocer Vol1
2015 - 12 Cuentos Infantiles Con Moraleja Que Todo Nio Debe Conocer Vol1 [Volume 1 - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781512033915
ISBN-10: 151203391X
Genre: Children's Books
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Goldilocks and the Three Bears Special Edition
2014 - Goldilocks and the Three Bears Special Edition (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781497301979
ISBN-10: 1497301971
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Life of Wesley And the Rise and Progress of Methodism
A tale of Paraguay
2012 - A Tale of Paraguay (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781277124316
ISBN-10: 1277124310
Genre: History
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Amadis of Gaul
2010 - Amadis of Gaul (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781177120951
ISBN-10: 117712095X
Genre: History
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Amadis of Gaul Volume 1
2010 - Amadis of Gaul Volume 1 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781146746397
ISBN-10: 1146746393
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Robin Hood A Fragment
2010 - Robin Hood a Fragment (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781146343596
ISBN-10: 1146343590
Genre: Children's Books
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The Life of Nelson
2010 - The Life of Nelson (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781143902192
ISBN-10: 114390219X
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The Poetical Works of Charles Churchill With Copious Notes and a Life of the Author Volume 1
Selected Poems of Robert Southey
2010 - Selected Poems of Robert Southey (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780217868969
ISBN-10: 0217868967
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The Life and Correspondence of Robert Southey
2010 - The Life and Correspondence of Robert Southey (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781143270222
ISBN-10: 1143270223
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction
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Letters from England By Don Manual Alvarez Espriella
2010 - Letters From England By Don Manual Alvarez Espriella (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781143291654
ISBN-10: 1143291654
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Life of Nelson
2010 - Life of Nelson (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781143300684
ISBN-10: 1143300688
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Southey's Common-Place Book Volume 4
2010 - Southey's Common-place Book Volume 4 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781143305856
ISBN-10: 114330585X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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All for Love And the Pilgrim to Compostella
2010 - All for Love and the Pilgrim to Compostella (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781143372681
ISBN-10: 1143372689
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Specimens of the Later English Poets With Preliminary Notices Volume 3
The Life of Wesley And Rise and Progress of Methodism Volume 2
2010 - The Life of Wesley and Rise and Progress of Methodism Volume 2 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781143255458
ISBN-10: 1143255453
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Southey's Common-Place Book Volume 2
2010 - Southey's Common-place Book Volume 2 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781143356476
ISBN-10: 1143356470
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey  With a Memoir of the Author
2010 - The Poetical Works of Robert Southey with a Memoir of the Author [Volume 5] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781458900869
ISBN-10: 145890086X
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English Seamen Howard Clifford Hawkins Drake Cavendish
2010 - English Seamen Howard Clifford Hawkins Drake Cavendish (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781458826954
ISBN-10: 1458826953
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The Remains of Henry Kirke White of Nottingham Late of St John's College Cambridge with an Account of His Life
2010 - Madoc (Paperback)
2010 - Joan of Arc [Volume 1] (Paperback)
2010 - The Curse of Kehama [Volume 1] (Paperback)
2010 - The Doctor Etc [Volume 1] (Paperback)
2009 - Letters From England [Volume 1] (Paperback)Paperback
2009 - Vindici Ecclesi Anglican Letters to C Butler Comprising Essays on the Romish [occasioned by the Book of the Roman-Catholic Church] (Paperback)
2009 - English Seamen [1895] (Paperback)Paperback
2009 - The Doctor Andc [v. 1] (Paperback)
2009 - Goldilocks and the Three Bears [Classics Illustrated Junior] (Paperback)
2009 - Poems (Hardcover)
2009 - Poems 1799 [Dodo Press] (Paperback)
2008 - Life of Horatio Lord Nelson [Large Print Edition] (Hardcover)
2008 - Sir Thomas More [Large Print Edition] (Hardcover)
2008 - Poems- 1799 [Large Print Edition] (Hardcover)
2008 - The Doctor Etc V2 [1834] (Hardcover)
2004 - The Cid (Paperback)
1988 - The Poetical Works [Anglistica & Americana] (Hardcover)
Letters of Robert Southey a Selection [BCL1-PR English Literature] (Other)
Life and Correspondence of Robert Southey The [6 Volumes - BCL1-PR English Literature] (Other)
History of Brazil [Research and Source Works Ser.: No. 588] (Hardcover)
Wat Tyler a Dramatic Poerm 1817 [Revolution and Romanticism, 1789-1834] (Hardcover)
Fall of Robespierre [Revolution & Romanticism, 1789-1834] (Hardcover)
Thalaba the Destroyer 1801 [Revolution and Romanticism, 1789-1834] (Hardcover)
Poems 1795 [Revolution and Romanticism, 1789-1834] (Hardcover)