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Samuel Taylor Coleridge

(1772-1834 / Devon / England)

On Donne's Poetry


``With Donne, whose muse on dromedary trots,
Wreathe iron pokers into true-love knots ;
Rhyme's sturdy cripple, fancy's maze and clue,
Wit's forge and fire-blast, meaning's press and screw.''

Submitted: Monday, May 14, 2001
Edited: Monday, May 14, 2001

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