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Selected Poetry - Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, and Jackson, H J (Editor)
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In this unusual selection, a poet-critic of the 20th century encounters a poet-critic of the 19th, Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834). William Empson, assisted by David Pirie, chooses from Coleridge's vast and uneven oeuvre the salient poems; he edits and annotates them. Here is a classic example of Empson's techniques of creative and scholarly reading, an introduction to the work of the most haunting poet in the English language. "The pith of my system", says Coleridge, "is to make the senses out of the mind not the mind ...

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Selected Poetry 2009, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199555826

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Selected Poetry 1999, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780192839329

Revised edition

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Selected Poetry 1997, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780192832788

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Selected Poetry 1989, Fyfield Books, Manchester

ISBN-13: 9780856358159

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