Buy My First Acquaintance with Poets, Facsimile edition by William Hazlitt, Jonathan Wordsworth (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. The son of an Irish Unitarian minister, William Hazlitt was born on April 10, in Maidstone, England. As a young man, Hazlitt studied for the ministry at. In his best-known essay, “My First Acquaintance with Poets,” Hazlitt nostalgically recalls the turning point of his life, which was Coleridge’s short.

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The reflections of meeting a handful of poets, how they changed his views on life and the literary work.