The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner Originally The Rime Of The Ancyent Marinere Is The Longest Major Poem By The English Poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Written In 1797 98 And Published In 1798 In The First Edition Of Lyrical Ballads Modern Editions Use A Later Revised Version Printed In 1817 And Featuring A Gloss Along With Other Poems In Lyrical Ballads, It Was A Signal Shift To Modern Poetry And The Beginning Of British Romantic Literature.It Relates The Events Experienced By A Mariner Who Has Returned From A Long Sea Voyage The Mariner Stops A Man On His Way To A Wedding Ceremony And Begins To Narrate A Story The Wedding Guest S Reaction Turns From Bemusement To Impatience, Fear, And Fascination As The Mariner S Story Progresses, As Can Be Seen In The Language Style For Example, The Use Of Narrative Techniques Such As Personification And Repetition To Create A Sense Of Danger, Or The Supernatural, Or Serenity, Depending On The Mood Each Different Part Of The Poem.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge was an English poet, critic, and philosopher who was, along with his friend William Wordsworth, one of the founders of the Romantic Movement in England and one of the Lake Poets He is probably best known for his poems The Rime of the Ancient Mariner and Kubla Khan, as well as his major prose work Biographia Literaria.
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