Leigh Hunt was an English critic, essayist, poet and writer. Born on October 19, 1784, he was a central figure of the Romantic movement in England and a friend of prominent literary figures such as Percy Bysshe Shelley and Lord Byron. He is best known for his poem 'Jenny Kiss'd Me' and for his liberal political views, which were reflected in his writings and his editorship of influential journals such as 'The Examiner.' Hunt's work and his advocacy for social reform had a significant impact on the literature and politics of his time. He passed away on August 28, 1859.
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"Foliage: Or, Poems Original and Translated" is a collection of poetry that includes both original works and translated pieces from different languages. The poet explores various themes such as nature, love, and human emotions, intertwining his personal experiences and observations with his unique style of writing. His translations also offer a fresh perspective on works from other cultures, providing readers with a diverse and enriching poetic experience.