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The Life Of William Wordsworth V3

by William Knight

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
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  • Novelty

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11890326M
    ISBN 101428637575
    ISBN 109781428637573

    William Wordsworth [] (7 April – 23 April ) William Wordsworth was born on 7 April ; He was an English Romantic poet who, with Samuel Taylor Colleridge, helped to launch the Romantic Age in English Literature with the publication of Lyrical Ballads. Get an answer for 'I have to give a presentation about William Wordsworth and I would like to know, which aspects of his life I should focus on? I need a brief summary of his life with key.

    I was first introduced to William Wordsworth as a young girl of A small book of his poems was given to me by a teacher of mine -- who ultimately changed the course of my life. Even at that tender age, I was struck with the beauty and the depth of meaning of "The Daffodils." Over the years, as I matured, matriculated from University 5/5(1). William Wordsworth: A Life is every inch the new definitive work. Gill has taken full account of Wordsworth studies in the past 30 years, blended the new materials with the old, and come out with a book that is scholarly, readable, likely to last. (Jonathan Wordsworth, Sunday Times)Reviews:

    William Wordsworth () was born in Cockermouth, Cumberland, in the Lake District. His father was John Wordsworth, Sir James Lowther's attorney - the fifth Baronet Lowther was the most feared and hated aristocrat in all of Cumberland and Westmoreland, "an Intolerable Tyrant over his Tenants and Dependents". William Wordsworth (–) was an English Romantic poet famous for helping to usher in the Romantic Age in English literature with the publication of “Lyrical Ballads” (), which he co-wrote with Samuel Taylor Coleridge.


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The Life Of William Wordsworth V3 [William Knight] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks. William Wordsworth: A Biography [Davies, Hunter] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

William Wordsworth: A Biography This is a thorough account of Wordsworth's life written for the curious reader who does not want to know much about the poetry, although each chapter does end with a poem. Cited by: 2. William Wordsworth and his sister Dorothy move back to Lake District and settle in the village of Grasmere.

Wordsworth lives in Grasmere for the rest of his life. He has begun work on an autobiographical poem about his experience in France. During his life Wordsworth calls the unpublished work the "poem to Coleridge;" it is later known as The. William Wordsworth (7 April – 23 April ) was an English Romantic poet who, with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped launch the Romantic Age in English literature with their joint publication, Lyrical early years were dominated by his experience of the countryside around the Lake District and the English moors.

Dorothy Wordsworth, his sister. Summary. On a captivating day, the poet pauses and surveys the Loire countryside in anticipation of returning to Paris. During his absence from the capital, King Louis XVI has been dethroned and the republic pro-claimed; the first coalition of foreign powers against France, at first aggressors, have been routed and pushed from the country.

William Wordsworth (7 April – 23 April ) was an English Romantic poet who, with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped to launch the Romantic Age in English literature with their joint publication Lyrical Ballads (). Wordsworth's magnum opus is generally considered to be The Prelude, a semi-autobiographical poem of his early years that he revised and expanded a Born: 7 AprilCockermouth, Cumberland.

Gill’s attentiveness to Wordsworth’s autobiographical writing in The Prelude allows this work to do exactly what should be done in literary biography: we remember that William Wordsworth is a poet, and that is why we are interested in him.

This is not simply the documented tales of any man born inor a record of late eighteenth and. The principal problem with biographies of Wordsworth is that they're all about Wordsworth's life.

You can't make that interesting. Just can't be done. I prefer Leslie Stephen's William Wordsworth - A Short Biography because, well, it's shorter/5. Wordsworth, William - Life & Poetry. Life William Wordsworth was born in April 7 in Cumberland (now called Cumbria), in the English Lake 3/5(1).

From childhood, William Wordsworth was unusually intense. When he was seven years old, his mother told a friend that the only one of her children "about whose future life she was anxious, was William; and he, she said, would be remarkable for either good or evil."blank">The European Magazine.

On school holidays, Wordsworth set out on foot for. William Wordsworth () was a major Romantic poet, based in the Lake District, England. His greatest work was “The Prelude” – dedicated to Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

The Prelude is a spiritual autobiography based on Wordsworth’s travels through Europe and his observations of life. His poetry also takes inspiration from the beauty. William Wordsworth () LIFE. William Wordsworth was born at Cockermouth, Cumberland, on April 7,and was educated at Hawkshead Grammar School and at Cambridge.

In the summer vacation of he made a pedestrian tour through France and Switzerland, and in November returned to. Wordsworth is soon climbing ahead of the others, and as he reaches the summit, the clouds overhead dissipate and the moon showers her silver beams upon him.

There is the beautiful blaze of the moon rays upon the mist at his feet and upon the fog enveloping nearby peaks and stretching off over the Atlantic. William Wordsworth was born and lived much of his life among these lakes.

Many of the English Romantic writers are sometimes called lake poets because of their association with this area. In his preface to his book The Gang: Coleridge, the Hutchinsons & the Wordsworths inJohn Worthen asked “What would a biography be like which managed to include everything surviving of a life?Every document, letter and journal entry.

Every encounter, known movement, illustration?” His scrupulous attention to surviving records of William. from The Prelude, Book VI by William Wordsworth Margaret Drabble looks at how William Wordsworth changed forever the way we view the natural world and the inner world of Author: Guardian Staff.

The Prelude (Wordsworth)/Book VI. The Prelude () William Wordsworth CAMBRIDGE AND THE ALPS. RESIDENCE IN LONDON The leaves were fading when to Esthwaite's banks And the simplicities of cottage life I bade farewell; and, one among the youth Who, summoned by that season, reunite As scattered birds troop to the fowler's lure.

Description of the book "William Wordsworth: A Biography": More than any other poet, Wordsworth was his own biographer, and told his story through his verse. This work on the poet's entire life and times draws upon the letters and diaries of Wordsworth and his sister, Dorothy, and of their contemporaries Coleridge and Southey.

Discover librarian-selected research resources on William Wordsworth from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. William Wordsworth, a Poetic Life By John L. Mahoney Fordham Select Poems of William Wordsworth By William Wordsworth; William J.

Rolfe American Book. William Wordsworth was an English poet. Read this brief biography to find more on his life. William Wordsworth was a famous English poet who played a central role in the English Romantic Movement. He is best known for ushering in the Romantic Age in English Literature with the joint publication of ‘Lyrical Ballads’ with Samuel Taylor.

William Wordsworth was born on April 7,in Cookermouth, Cumberland, England, the second child of an attorney. Unlike the other major English romantic poets, he enjoyed a happy childhood under the loving care of his mother and was very close to his sister Dorothy.Residence at Cambridge / It was a dreary morning when the wheels / Rolled over a wide plain o'erhung with clouds, / And nothing cheered our way till first we saw / The long-roofed.William Wordsworth William Wordsworth is considered to be the greatest among all of the English Romantic poets.

Although he did not always get the recognition that he rightfully deserved in the early part of his career, only through trials and tribulations .