Chapter 3. Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772–1834)

  1. Uttara Natarajan

Published Online: 1 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690130.ch3

The Romantic Poets: A Guide to Criticism

The Romantic Poets: A Guide to Criticism

How to Cite

Natarajan, U. (ed) (2007) Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772–1834), in The Romantic Poets: A Guide to Criticism, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690130.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 17 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631229315

Online ISBN: 9780470690130



  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge;
  • poetry;
  • romanticism;
  • philosophy;
  • Church


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Critical History From the 1790s to the 1930s

  • Critical Extract From J. L. Lowes, The Road to Xanadu (1927)

  • Further reading

  • Critical History Idealizing Coleridge

  • Critical Extract From John Beer, Coleridge the Visionary (1959)

  • Further reading

  • Critical History Deconstructing Coleridge

  • Critical Extract From J. J. McGann, ‘The Ancient Mariner: The Meaning of Meanings’, in The Beauty of Inflections (1985)

  • Further reading

  • Critical History To the Present

  • Critical Extract From Seamus Perry, Coleridge and the Uses of Division (1999)

  • Further reading

  • Useful editions

  • Reference material

  • Chapter notes