Biographia Britannica literaria

or, Biography of literary characters of Great Britain and Ireland, arranged in chronological order.
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English literature -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Bio-bibliography., Civilization, Medieval, in literature -- Bibliography., Anglo-Norman literature -- Bio-bibliography., Great Britain -- Bio-bibliography., Ireland -- Bio-bibliogr


Great Britain, Ir

Other titlesBiography of literary characters of Great Britain and Ireland.
StatementLondon, J. W. Parker, 1842-46.
ContributionsRoyal Society of Literature (Great Britain)
LC ClassificationsZ2012 .W952
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5613949M
LC Control Number68022061

Biographia Literaria, work by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, published in two volumes in Another edition of the work, to which Coleridge’s daughter Sara appended notes and supplementary biographical material, was published in The first volume of the book recounts the author’s friendship with.

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Not indexed. Not illustrated. Excerpt: larger book de Thomas Wright. Biographia Literaria, or in full Biographia Literaria; or Biographical Sketches of My Literary Life and Opinions, is an autobiography in discourse by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, which he published inin two volumes of twenty-three Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

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Description. Samuel Taylor Coleridge intended Biographia Literaria to be a short preface to a collection of his poems, Sibylline Leaves (). However, it quickly expanded into a two-volume autobiography, mixing memoir, philosophy, religion and literary theory, and was heavily influenced by German criticism, the evaluation and interpretation of literature.

Biographia Britannica Literaria; Or Biography of Literary Characters of Great Britain and Ireland, Arranged in Chronological Order: Anglo-Norman period. Thomas Wright. Parker, - Anglo-Norman literature - pages.

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[Thomas Wright; Royal Society of Literature (Great Britain)]. Buy the Paperback Book Biographia Britannica Literaria: Anglo-Saxon Period by Thomas Wright at, Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Biographia Literaria Coleridge spent years working on a gargantuan book of philosophy that he believed would be his masterpiece.

He died before it was finished, but his Biographia Literaria is a fine substitute for a magnum opus. May 01,  · Samuel Taylor Coleridge's work Biographia Literaria is an autobiography in discourse; loosely structured and non-linear, the work is meditative and contains numerous philosophical essays.

Initially criticized as the product of Coleridge's opiate-driven descent into illness, more recent critics have given the work far more credit and recognition. Biographia Literaria by Samuel Taylor Coleridge is the book that Coleridge wanted to write for a long time, examining the relationships between literature and philosophy.

The book began as a conversation between Coleridge and his neighbor, William Wordsworth, although the book did not appear for. Jul 01,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project by: Biographia Britannica Literaria, Anglo-Norman Period Summary.

Biographia Britannica Literaria, Anglo-Norman Period by Thomas Wright. pages. This is an ex-Library book. Green leather spine with black cloth covered boards. Expected library inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Mild tanning to pages throughout with occasional thumb marking Price: $ It is common for editors who have expended much time and labour on a book to exaggerate its significance; but where the Biographia Literaria is concerned even the most extravagant exaggerations hardly overstep the mark.

To put it plainly: Coleridge’s account of his life and literary opinions remains one of the single most important and influential works of criticism ever written. "Biographia Literaria" has emerged over the last century as a supreme work of literary criticism and one of the classics of English literature.

Into this volume poured 20 years of speculation about the criticism and uses of poetry and about the psychology of art.4/5.

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The book’s 24 chapters constitute a narrative of Coleridge’s literary life spanning approximately two decades--from the publication of his first book of poems at age 24 through his mid-forties.

Jan 30,  · Samuel Taylor Coleridge, English lyrical poet, critic, and philosopher. His Lyrical Ballads, written with William Wordsworth, heralded the English Romantic movement, and his Biographia Literaria () is the most significant work of general literary criticism produced in the English Romantic.

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Consult ‘Biographia Literaria,’ edited by J. Shawcross (London ), and Elton, Oliver, ‘A Survey of English Literature,’ containing the best discussion of.

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The following year Biographia Literaria, a fusion of autobiography, literary criticism, and religious and philosophical theory, was published.

While consistently praising Wordsworth’s creative work, Coleridge was unhappy that when the second edition of the book was published, Wordsworth added a preface containing a statement of poetics. Samuel Taylor Coleridge: Biographia Literaria (written in ; pub.

) Chapters 4, (13,) 14, and These chapters were largely written by Coleridge as a defense against those readers who took Wordsworth's Preface to their book of poetry, Lyrical Ballads, (which was published first in anonymously, and later with the Preface under both their names) to be the agreed-upon theoretical.

Biographia Literaria (Ch. 13) Lyrics. CHAPTER XIII On the imagination, or esemplastic power The first chapter of Isaiah—(indeed a very large portion of the whole book)—is poetry in the. Oct 31,  · Biographia Literaria coleridge. Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising.

If you continue browsing the site, you agree to the use of cookies on this website.Biographia Literaria and the Language of Science Abstract When Coleridge began dictating hisBiographia Literariainhe was at the same time becoming actively involved in a medico-philosophical controversy that was then drawing the attention of many medical men andCited by: 3.Biographia Literaria: Important autobiographical work and influential piece of literary introspection by an English poet and philosopher, author of The Mariner, Christabel, Lyrical Ballads (Kindle Edition)Cited by: