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english romantic period part
coleridge and his poetry
wrote about beauty and serenity of nature but also about savagery and wildness
book guy is reading in kubla khan before he falls asleep
what happens when the guys in kubla khan wakes up?
he has all these visions and write them in the poem, then a knock at the door comes and he forgets the rest so it remains unfinished
where is kubla khan from?
yougest of a big fam
father died and he was considered an orphan
where was he born?
Ottery St. mary
for free at Christ's hospital
what university did he go to?
cambridge, most elite university in england
what alias did he use when he went into the army?
Silas Tomkyn Comberbacke
what 2 things were very detrimental in his life?
love and illness
had rheumatoid arthritis
what did he use to help his arthritis?
Laudanum (liquid opium)
*very strong, and he became addicted
stuck in a loveless marriage with sara hutchinson
came up with the idea of pantisocracy
rule of all
he is described as being the
most intelligent romantic writer of all time
coleridge was also a ?
why did he debate with dawin?
didnt believe in evolution
took care of coleridge
regulated his intake of laudanum
patron who gave coleridge money to live off of
how much did wedgewood give coleridge a year?
how old was coleridge when he died?