Coleridge stood as an obvious contributor to the “cult of the Sublime”(Wedge), especially in his poem, “Rime of the Ancient Mariner.” This poem is a framed narrative and Coleridge used the suspension of disbelief to cause this outrageous tale about a man an...
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...e, a symbol of nature, went out and the human race died off because of it. For this reason, it is clear to notice that Byron used that tactics of making nature out to be menacing in order to show its true beauty through power.
Ultimately, the Romantic period is known for its love of nature and appreciation for the inspiration it can provide for those who embrace it. In spite of this, Coleridge, Wordsworth, Blake, and Byron proved that creativeness can also flow from the unnatural-like the city or it can even be found in the ugly-like a post-apocalyptic world. The Sublime can also be hidden in a sinister beauty as nature shows its power. It’s painless to find inspiration in all of the beauty that is nature; conversely, Coleridge, Wordsworth, Blake, and Byron showed true talent as the poets discovered inspiration in not only the good, but also the bad and the ugly.
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