The Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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Is there any information and reasources on the Rime of the Ancient Mariner?

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Of course there are resources for, and information about The Rime of the Ancient Mariner. Check enotes. It all depends on what you want to know.

Not knowing the purpose of your question, I will, briefly, give a synopsis of the poem, and place it in the context of Romantic Poetry. But, bear in mind: very briefly. If you want to know more, feel free to write to me. Incidentally, if you haven't alread, you will do well to consult "enotes" for material on this poem -- text, Coleridge's life, and so on.

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner was published in a little volume of poetry, jointly written by William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, primarily as a reaction to eighteenth century poetry of "reason." I will write a little more about it later. In this volume, the two poets wanted their poems to be simple, easily understood by anybody who was literate, and expressive of raw human emotions.

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