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Captivity Narrative

Captivity Narrative  

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Account of kidnapping by Indians of white persons, usually women, taken by long journeys into the wilderness. The tale of Mary Rowlandson (1682), the earliest example, is representative of New ...
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The general term for invented stories, now usually applied to novels, short stories, novellas, romances, fables, and other narrative works in prose, even though most plays and narrative poems are ...
Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Rime of the Ancient Mariner  

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A poem by S. T. Coleridge, published 1798 in Lyrical Ballads.An ancient mariner meets three gallants on their way to a marriage feast, and detains one of them in order to recount his story. He tells ...

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