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date: 08 July 2020

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This article examines the career of Samuel Taylor Coleridge as a playwright. It suggests that Coleridge's influence as a dramatic critic has overshadowed his reputation as a playwright. Coleridge completed a total of four plays from 1794 to 1817. These include The Fall of Robespierre, an Historic Drama, Osorio, A Tragedy, Remorse, A Tragedy, and Zapolya: A Christmas Tale. The article discusses the plot and storyline of these works.

Keywords: Samuel Taylor Coleridge, playwright, dramatic critic, Fall of Robespierre, Historic Drama, Osorio, Remorse, Zapolya

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