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Samuel Taylor Coleridge
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Samuel Taylor Coleridge Net Worth, Height, Wiki, Age


: 21 October 1772


: Libra


: 25 July 1834


: 61 years

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  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge was an English poet, literary critic and philosopher who, with his friend William Wordsworth, was a founder of the Romantic Movement in England and a member of the Lake Poets
Born:21 October 1772 Comment
When did Samuel Taylor Coleridge die? / Died25 July 1834
How many years did Samuel Taylor Coleridge live? / Lived61 years
Zodiac sign:Libra

 Samuel Taylor Coleridge facts

  • He wrote the poems The Rime of the Ancient Mariner and Kubla Khan, as well as the major prose work Biographia Literaria
  • His critical work, especially on Shakespeare, was highly influential, and he helped introduce German idealist philosophy to English-speaking culture
  • Coleridge coined many familiar words and phrases, including suspension of disbelief
  • He was a major influence on Emerson and American transcendentalism
  • Throughout his adult life Coleridge had crippling bouts of anxiety and depression; it has been speculated that he had bipolar disorder, which had not been defined during his lifetime
  • He was physically unhealthy, which may have stemmed from a bout of rheumatic fever and other childhood illnesses
  • He was treated for these conditions with laudanum, which fostered a lifelong opium addiction

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