Fragment 1: Sea-ward, white gleaming thro' the busy scud

Original Text: 
The poetical works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, ed. James Dykes Campbell (London: Macmillan, 1893). VICT Rare Books No. 151. The complete poetical works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: including poems and versions of poems now published for the first time, ed. Ernest Hartley Coleridge (Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1912). PR 4470 F12 VICT Rare Books.
2With arching Wings, the sea-mew o'er my head
3Posts on, as bent on speed, now passaging
4Edges the stiffer Breeze, now, yielding, drifts,
5Now floats upon the air, and sends from far
6A wildly-wailing Note.


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RPO poem Editors: 
Kathleen Coburn; R. S. Woof
RPO Edition: 
3RP 2.474.