The Rime of the Ancient Mariner and Other Poems (Dover Thrift Editions)

By: Coleridge, Samuel Taylor

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Poems by Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Dover Thrift Edition. Publisher description: One of the great narrative poems in English, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner is admired for its fluid meter and masterly structure, accurate observation of sensuous detail and mystic power. Coleridge asserted that his aim in writing the poem was to make the supernatural seem real. Included are two other famous narrative poems, Kubla Khan and Christabel, along with a selection of sonnets, lyrics, and odes. Among these are the moving Sonnet: To a Friend who asked how I felt when the Nurse first presented my Infant to me, "Frost at Midnight, The Nightingale, The Pains of Sleep, To William Wordsworth, and Youth and Age. All are reprinted from an authoritative edition. Dover (1992) republication of Selections from The Poems of Samuel Taylor Coleridge published by Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press, London, 1917. Alphabetical lists of titles and first lines. 80 pages. 5-3/16 x 8-1/4 inches, 21 cm.Always! Free Standard Shipping in USA!


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One of the great narrative poems in English, "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" is admired for its fluid meter and masterly structure, accurate observation of sensuous detail and mystic power. Coleridge asserted that his aim in writing the poem was to make the supernatural seem real. Now readers can enjoy this landmark of English literature and over twenty other poems by Coleridge in this inexpensive, authoritative edition. Included are two other famous narrative poems, "Kubla Khan" and "Christabel," along with a selection of sonnets, lyrics, and odes. Among these are the moving "Sonnet: To a Friend who asked how I felt when the Nurse first presented my Infant to me," "Frost at Midnight," "The Nightingale," "The Pains of Sleep," "To William Wordsworth," and "Youth and Age." All are reprinted from an authoritative edition.

Title: The Rime of the Ancient Mariner and Other Poems (Dover Thrift Editions)

Author/Composer: Coleridge, Samuel Taylor

Categories: Poetry,

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1992-09-18

ISBN Number: 0486272664

ISBN Number 13: 9780486272665

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 004771

Keywords: Literature Poetry, Literature Sonnets, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Rime of the Ancient Mariner, Christabel, Kubla Khan, 0486272664, 9780486272665,