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Coleridge & the Abyssinian maid.

Geoffrey Yarlott

Coleridge & the Abyssinian maid.

by Geoffrey Yarlott

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Published by Methuen in [London] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, 1772-1834.,
    • Poets, English -- 19th century -- Biography.,
    • Critics -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesUniversity paperbacks, 405
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR4483 .Y3 1971
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 333 p.
      Number of Pages333
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5294887M
      ISBN 100416602800
      LC Control Number72029739
      OCLC/WorldCa205013

      The Abyssinian maid is derived from many figures in Coleridge's life, including women who Coleridge admired in some way: Charlotte Brent, Catherine Clarkson, Mary Morgan, and Dorothy Wordsworth. Although Asra/Hutchinson is similar to the way Coleridge talks about the Abyssinian maid, Hutchinson was someone he met after writing Kubla Khan. The poem – written in and published in – tells the story of the great 13 th-century Mongol ruler and Emperor of China and the beautiful Abyssinian maid who plays the dulcimer. The short poem – a fragment, Coleridge claimed – is lush, rich, evocative. I love reading this poem, and I .

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      In the final section of the poem, which reads as if written after the man from Porlock knocks at the door, Coleridge describes an exotic vision of an Abyssinian maid playing a dulcimer and singing of Mount Abora, a place which does not exist in the real world.   Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Kubla Khan: A Pop-Up Version of Coleridge's Classic at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.


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Coleridge And The Abyssinian Maid by Yarlott, Geoffrey First published inthis book seeks to show the causes which led to Coleridge's breakdown in and to indicate how his views on poetry changed as a result of it.

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Coleridge & the Abyssinian maid. Abyssinia and its Maids. Abyssinia is part of the northern half of Ethiopia. Mount Abora - final resting place of Noah's ark. Biblical Connotations. Maid = muse Song = missing words of the poem Dulcimer = four stringed instrument The maid's song is highlighted as being most.

Kubla Khan: or, A Vision in a Dream: A Fragment / ˌ k ʊ b l ə ˈ k ɑː n / is a poem written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, completed in and published in According to Coleridge's preface to Kubla Khan, the poem was composed one night after he experienced an opium-influenced dream after reading a work describing Xanadu, the summer palace of the Mongol ruler and Emperor of China.

First published inthis book seeks to show the causes which led to Coleridge's breakdown in and to indicate how his views on poetry changed as a, ISBN Buy the Coleridge and the Abyssinian Maid ebook.

Coleridge and the Abyssinian Maid 1st Edition. Geoffrey Yarlott Novem First published inthis book seeks to show the causes which led to Coleridge’s breakdown in and to indicate how his views on poetry changed as a result of it. Mary Robinson and the Abyssinian Maid: Coleridge's Muses and Feminist Due to the exceptional circumstances concerning COVID, Érudit wishes to reassure its users and partners that all of its services remain operational.

The Érudit team is now working remotely until further notice, and some operational activities may be slower than usual. If Coleridge knew this, an unconscious association with the impetuosity of the river he had been describing may have led to the apparently far-fetched introduction of the Abyssinian maid into a poem of Tartary.

Abora might be a variant spelling, not only of Atbara, but of Amara in some old itinerary or, say, in one of the seventeenth.

It was an Abyssinian maid And on her dulcimer she played, Singing of Mount Abora. Could I revive within me Her symphony and song, To such a deep delight ’twould win me, That with music loud and long, By Samuel Taylor Coleridge About this Poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge is the premier poet-critic of modern English tradition, distinguished for.

I love the imagination in this poem, the description of Xanadu and the mention of Kublai Khan. Without even reading its wiki entry, I had an image of a beautiful Paradise on the verge of collapsing (because of the prophecy) and a deep, dark, sad feeling from the Abyssinian maid’s song.4/5(66).

An amalgamation of the females presented in Samual Taylor Coleridge's Kubla Khan. Combines the demon lover and the Abyssinian maid playing the dulcimer.

The “Abyssinian maid” is generally interpreted as a representation of the poetic muse, and not a reference to a specific figure. The “dulcimer she played” is a variety of stringed instrument. Considering the Abyssinian woman’s role as poetic muse, the dulcimer may serve as an allusion to the lyre, a stringed instrument strongly.

The other image of consciously controlled creation is projected via the inspiration the poet receives from “an Abyssinian maid” (39). To create with an inspiring thought in mind is to make something starting from a base.

For instance, Coleridge wrote Kubla Khan with inspiration from a tale of Kubla’s powerful reign. Coleridge is responding and interacting with many of Wordsworth's poems. Coleridge's views on dejection and inability to find a positive in such feelings is connected to Wordsworth's Expostulation and Reply.

Coleridge and the Abyssinian Maid. London: Methuen, External links.Abyssinian Maid. The Abyssinian maid and her song seem to symbolize that which is impossible to capture and render in a work of art.

All poets, Coleridge may be saying, yearn to accurately depict images, sensations, and memories in precise language. If only the speaker could recreate and commit to writing precisely how this song sounded, he.The Abyssinian paradise in Coleridge and Milton Item Preview remove-circle Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).