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Samuel Taylor Coleridge, a bondage of opium

Molly Lefebure

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, a bondage of opium

by Molly Lefebure

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Published by Gollancz in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, 1772-1834 -- Health.,
    • Opium abuse -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Poets, English -- 19th century -- Biography.,
    • Authors -- Drug use.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Molly Lefebure.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR4483 .L4 1974b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination537 p., [8] p. of plates, leaf of plate :
      Number of Pages537
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5117379M
      ISBN 100575017317
      LC Control Number74190309

      Samuel Taylor Coleridge was influential in the founding and development of English Romantic poetry. Despite suffering from mood swings and an opium addiction, Coleridge produced some memorable poetry and was also a noted literary critic. Samuel Taylor Coleridge was born in Ottery St. Mary, Devon in His father was a local vicar who was.   Samuel Taylor Coleridge by Molly Lefebure, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(10).

      In her beautifully written and widely read biography, Samuel Taylor Coleridge: the Bondage of Opium the late Molly Lefebure suggested that all of Coleridge's statements about opium could be dismissed as the lies of a “junkie” (pp. 13–14). The trouble with this view is that it credits him with knowledge he could not have possessed because Author: Neil Vickers. Samuel Taylor Coleridge: A Bondage of Opium, Victor Gollancz 2 Richard Holmes Coleridge: Early Visions Hodder and Stoughton pp 3 Grevel Lindop The Opium-Eater A Life of Thomas De Quincey J.M. Dent & Sons p 4. Holmes p. 11, quoting. The Friend. 5. Collected Letters of Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Ed. Earl Leslie Griggs File Size: KB.

      : The Bondage of Love: A Life of Mrs. Samuel Taylor Coleridge () by Lefebure, Molly and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at /5(4). Traces the life of Samuel Coleridge, looks at her marriage to the difficult English poet and critic, and discusses how Coleridge's opium addiction affected their lives The Bondage of Love: A Life of Mrs. Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Molly Lefebure. Paragon House, - Biography & Autobiography - pages. 0 Reviews.


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Start your review of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: A Bondage of Opium (Coleridge, #1) Write a review Erik Graff rated it really liked it review of another edition/5. Unlike Norman Fruman's scholarly and debunking Coleridge: The Damaged Archangel, (), which addressed itself chiefly to Coleridge the plagiarist, Lefebure's more accessible biography is concerned with the disintegrating personality of the Romantic genius rather than with his literary ethics.

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Everyday low /5(3). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates: a bondage of opium book ; 25 cm: Contents: Preface --Enter Samuel Taylor Coleridge himself and alone --God Protect Me From My Friends --The tyranny of the body --The Bondage of Opium --The shaping years --A country in Romance --Portraits of S.

as a. Get this from a library. Samuel Taylor Coleridge, a bondage of opium. [Molly Lefebure] -- Coleridgean criticism has tended to divide itself into two opposing camps: prosecution and defence.

The main charge of the prosecution is plagiarism, and the evidence of his unacknowledged borrowings. Coleridge was greatly taken with his literary role and its demands and with philosophical abstraction.

The opium brought confusion and sickness, according to Molly Lefebure, who, in Samuel Taylor Coleridge: A Bondage of Opium, writes most extensively about his use of the drug.

She says, “S.T.C.’s imaginative powers and concentration wereAuthor: Donald John Marotta. For Samuel Taylor Coleridge at the turn of the 19th century, the drug of choice was opium.

Coleridge’s addiction wasn’t initially recreational—he became hooked as. Samuel Taylor Coleridge was born on 21 October in Ottery St.

Mary, Devonshire, England. He was the youngest of ten children of the Reverend John Coleridge, a clergyman, and Anne Bowden Coleridge.

Eight of his nine older siblings were boys, and his. Samuel Taylor Coleridge: a bondage of opium Item Preview remove-circle Coleridge, Samuel Taylor,Drug addiction Publisher Briarcliff Manor, N.Y.: Stein and Day Collection Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : Samuel Taylor Coleridge, a leader of the British Romantic movement, was born on Octoin Devonshire, England.

His father, a vicar of a parish and master of a grammar school, married twice and had fourteen children. The youngest child in the family, Coleridge was a student at his father's school and an avid reader. Buy Samuel Taylor Coleridge: A Bondage of Opium 1st edition by Molly Lefebure (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low /5(2). Samuel Taylor Coleridge is the premier poet-critic of modern English tradition, distinguished for the scope and influence of his thinking about literature as much as for his innovative verse. Active in the wake of the French Revolution as a dissenting pamphleteer and lay preacher, he inspired a brilliant generation of writers and attracted the patronage of progressive men of the rising.

Coleridge’s absence on both occasions was, as the book shows, regrettably predictable. It was Sara’s justifiable demand that Coleridge give up opium that drove him to the separation.

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All are reprinted from an authoritative edition. Dover () republication of Selections from The Poems of Samuel Taylor Coleridge published by Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press, London, Alphabetical lists of titles and first lines.

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The Essay on The Kubla Khan or A Vision in a Dream By Samuel Taylor Coleridge. The Kubla Khan: or A Vision in a Dream By Samuel Taylor Coleridge. When the author dreamed about the content of this poem, he was in a lonely farm house, because he was sick.

The doctor prescribed a drug that made him drowsy and fall into a profound sleep for a few. Samuel Taylor Coleridge and Opium By EARL LESLIE GRIGGS I UCH has been written concerning the use of opium by Samuel LVI Taylor Coleridge.

We know from his letters that he occasion-ally took it for medicinal purposes during his schoolboy days at Christ's Hospital. We know, too, that several times during the years.

Bondage of Love book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5.Samuel Taylor Coleridge: Poems and Biography but Coleridge's poem was the big hit of the book: With Coleridge, in the beginning, the opium.

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