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A weekly periodical edited and largely written by S. T. Coleridge in the Lake District, 1809–10.

It was the first to publish early sections of Wordsworth's Prelude. In its final 3‐volume book form of 1818, Coleridge transformed it into a substantial series of interlinked essays ‘to aid in the formation of fixed principles in politics, morals, and religion, with literary amusements interspersed’.

Subjects: Literature.

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Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772—1834) poet, critic, and philosopher