Biographia Literaria: Or, Biographical Sketches of My Literary Life and Opinions
Classic Books Company, 1834 - 351 páginas
Despite the friendship and collaborations between Samuel Coleridge?and William Wordsworth, the pair were not completely compatible in their respective?literary visions. In his Biographia Literaria, Coleridge attempts to do?what Wordsworth did in Preface to the Lyrical Ballads: offer his perspective?on the value and nature of poetry. Throughout the piece, Coleridge draws?important distinctions between his poetic ideals and Wordsworth?s. One key?facet of Coleridge?s philosophy is his insistence on the necessity of?imagination which is more complex than many reader?s contemporary notions of?the imagination. Additionally, Coleridge establishes his view that good poetry?does not necessarily have to be written in "the language of men," as Wordsworth?suggested. For Coleridge, poetry should use diction that is lofty and more?beautiful than ordinary speech. Since its publication in 1817,?Biographia Literaria has become an?essential document in the study of English Romanticism.?
Comentarios de la gente - Escribir un comentario
No encontramos ningún comentario en los lugares habituales.
Otras ediciones - Ver todas
admiration appear beautiful become believe called cause CHAPTER character Christian Church Coleridge common connection consequence considered contained continued criticism distinct doctrine edition effect English equally existence expression eyes fact faith Father feelings former genius German give given ground hand heart human ideas images imagination instance interest kind knowledge language least less letter light lines literary living look means mere mind moral Morning nature never object observed once opinion original particular pass passage perhaps persons philosopher poems poet poetic poetry possible present principles produced published reader reason received reference religion religious remains remarks respect says Schelling seems sense soul speak spirit style suppose things thought tion true truth understand volume whole writings written
Todos los resultados de la Búsqueda de libros »
The Unity of the Senses: Interrelations Among the Modalities
Lawrence E. Marks,Dana J. Lawrence
Vista de fragmentos - 1978