By Katharine Cooke
First released in 1979, this booklet presents thorough a advisor via Coleridge’s different physique of labor, taking a look not only his poetry but in addition his literary feedback and theories, performs, political journalism and idea, and writings on faith and philosophy. the writer is cautious to prevent emphasising one element of his paintings over one other and hence the full emerges as a richer, extra whole physique of idea — much less esoteric and extra interested by the area. It demanding situations the inspiration of the ‘damaged archangel’, displaying he was once a profitable playwright, long-standing contributor to at least one of the most important papers of the day and a literary determine of word in contact with prime thinkers and writers.
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