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" In the summer of the year 1797, the Author, then in ill health, had retired to a lonely farm-house between Porlock and Linton, on the Exmoor confines of Somerset and Devonshire. In consequence of a slight indisposition, an anodyne had been prescribed,... "
The Literature and Curiosities of Dreams: A Commonplace Book of Speculations ... - Page 219
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The Ancient Mariner: And Select Poems

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1908 - 82 pages
...had retired to a lonely farm-house between Porlock and Linton, on the Exmoor confines of Somerset and Devonshire. In consequence of a slight indisposition, an anodyne had been prescribed, from the effects of which he fell asleep in his chair at the moment that he was reading the following • sentence,...
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The Book of Georgian Verse

William Stanley Braithwaite - English poetry - 1909 - 1313 pages
...836, No. 473 — In Xanadu did Kubla Khan. In the Preface to this poem, 1816, Coleridge states how " In consequence of a slight indisposition, an anodyne had been prescribed, from the effects of which he fell asleep in his chair at the moment that he was reading the following sentence,...
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A book of English literature, selected and ed

Franklyn Bliss Snyder, Robert Grant Martin - English literature - 1916
...French invasion of Switzerland in 1798. KUBLA KHAN 419. Coleridge writes, in his preface to the poem: " In consequence of a slight indisposition, an anodyne had been prescribed, from the effects of which he [Coleridge] fell asleep in his chair at the moment that he was reading the following...
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A History of Dreams: A Brief Account of the Evolution of Dream Theories ...

Arthur James John Ratcliff - Dreams - 1923 - 247 pages
...anodyne had been prescribed, from the effects of which he fell asleep in his chair at the moment that he was reading the following sentence, or words of the same substance, in ' Purchas' Pilgrimage ' : ' Here the Khan Kubla commanded a palace to be built, and a stately garden...
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Poetic Creation: Inspiration Or Craft

Carl Abraham Daniel Fehrman - Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.). - 1980 - 229 pages
...had retired to a lonely farmhouse between Porlock and Linton, on the Exmoor confines of Somerset and Devonshire. In consequence of a slight indisposition, an anodyne had been prescribed, from the effects of which he fell asleep in his chair at the moment that he was reading the following sentence,...
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The Mind's Best Work

David N. PERKINS - Psychology - 1981 - 314 pages
...had retired to a lonely farm-house between Porlock and Linton, on the Exmoor confines of Somerset and Devonshire. In consequence of a slight indisposition, an anodyne had been prescribed, from the effects of which he fell asleep in his chair at the moment that he was reading the following sentence,...
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Coleridge and Textual Instability: The Multiple Versions of the Major Poems

Jack Stillinger - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 272 pages
...had retired to a lonely farm house between Porlock and Linton, on the Exmoor confines of Somerset and Devonshire. In consequence of a slight indisposition,...effect of which he fell asleep in his chair at the 5 moment that he was reading the following sentence, or words of the same substance, in "Purchas's...
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Genius: The Natural History of Creativity

H. J. Eysenck - Psychology - 1995 - 344 pages
...had returned to a lonely farmhouse between Porlock and Linton, on the Exmoor confines of Somerset and Devonshire. In consequence of a slight indisposition, an anodyne had been prescribed, from the effects of which he fell asleep in his chair at the moment that he was reading the following sentence,...
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Developing Creative Talent in Art: A Guide for Parents and Teachers

Joe Khatena, Nelly Khatena - Art - 1999 - 195 pages
...him from "a slight indisposition," he experienced a vision in a dream that found poetic expression: In consequence of a slight indisposition, an anodyne had been prescribed, from the effects of which he fell asleep in his chair at the moment that he was reading the following sentence,...
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Bartlett's Book of Anecdotes

Clifton Fadiman, Andre Bernard - Reference - 2000 - 800 pages
...had retired to a lonely farmhouse between Porlock and Linton, on the Exmoor confines of Somerset and Devonshire. In consequence of a slight indisposition, an anodyne had been prescribed, from the effects of which he fell asleep in his chair at the moment of reading the following sentence, or words...
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