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Author: Coleridge Samuel TaylorPublish On: 2019-03
Author: Coleridge Samuel Taylor
Publisher: Wentworth Press
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Author: Samuel Taylor ColeridgePublish On: 2012-01
Author: Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Publisher: Hardpress Publishing
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First published in 1971. The only substantial text of a series of lectures on Shakespeare by S T Coleridge is that provided by J P Collier's Seven Lectures on Shakespeare and Milton (1856). His text of these important lectures given by Coleridge in 1811-12 has been the basis of all modern editions. This edition is based on hitherto unpublished transcripts of the lectures made by Collier when, as a young man, he attended Coleridge's lectures. R A Foakes' introduction and appendices demonstrate the extent to which Collier revised and altered Coleridge's words for the edition he published forty-five years later. This volume therefore provides a much more authoritative text of Coleridge's most important Shakespeare lectures.
Author: Arthur Freeman,Janet Ing FreemanPublish On: 2004
Scholarship and Forgery in the Nineteenth Century
Author: Arthur Freeman,Janet Ing Freeman
Publisher: Yale University Press
John Payne Collier (1789–1883), one of the most controversial figures in the history of literary scholarship, pursued a double career. A prolific and highly influential writer on the drama, poetry, and popular prose of Shakespeare’s age, Collier was at the same time the promulgator of a great body of forgeries and false evidence, seriously affecting the text and biography of Shakespeare and many others. This monumental two-volume work for the first time addresses the whole of Collier’s activity, systematically sorting out his genuine achievements from his impostures. Arthur and Janet Freeman reassess the scholar-forger’s long life, milieu, and relations with a large circle of associates and rivals while presenting a chronological bibliography of his extensive publications, all fully annotated with regard to their creditability. The authors also survey the broader history of literary forgery in Great Britain and consider why so talented a man not only yielded to its temptations but also persisted in it throughout his life.
Author: Fellow and Tutor Balliol College Lecturer English Faculty Seamus Perry,Seamus (Lecturer in English Literature Perry, Lecturer in English Literature University of Glasgow),Seamus PerryPublish On: 1999
Author: Fellow and Tutor Balliol College Lecturer English Faculty Seamus Perry,Seamus (Lecturer in English Literature Perry, Lecturer in English Literature University of Glasgow),Seamus Perry
Publisher: Oxford University Press
The study examines Coleridge's formative double-vision as it manifests itself in his profound self-analysis, his philosophy of mind, his reflections on love and ethics, his descriptions of imagination, and his literary criticism