La Belle Dame Sans Merci

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When was John Keats born?
1795
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When did Keats write this poem?
Not long before he dies in 1821.
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What did Keats die from?
Tuberculosis
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What may have influenced his subject and tone?
He may have been aware of his illness when writing the poem.
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What does 'La Belle Dame Sans Merci' mean?
The beautiful woman without mercy.
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What type of love is represented in this poem?
Courtly Love
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