By William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Twenty-three poems that reworked English poetry

Wordsworth and Coleridge composed this strong collection of poetry in the course of their younger and intimate friendship. Reproducing the 1st version of 1798, this variation of Lyrical Ballads permits glossy readers to recapture the book’s unique effect. In those poems—including Wordsworth’s “Lines written a number of miles above Tintern Abbey” and Coleridge’s “The Rime of the Ancyent Marinere”—the poets exercised new energies and spread out new themes.

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