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Historical Context in Ode to a Nightingale

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Ode to a Nightingale


"My heart aches,..."   (Ode to a Nightingale)

According to Keats’s friend Charles Armitage Brown, Keats wrote “Ode to a Nightingale” in a single day in the spring of 1819. As Keats sat in the garden of Wentworth Place, his lodging in London, he noticed a nightingale’s nest in the upper boughs of a plum tree. The poem is one of the five well-known odes he wrote in 1819.

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