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later Wordsworth.

Edith C. Batho

later Wordsworth.

by Edith C. Batho

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

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  • Wordsworth, William, -- 1770-1850.

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    Open LibraryOL19184580M

    Dorothy Wordsworth () published travel books and journals, such as GRASMERE JOURNALS and THE ALFOXDEN JOURNAL , in which she described the friendship of Wordsworth and Coleridge. After a serious illness in , she was obliged to lead the life of an invalid, which deeply affected her imaginative and mental powers. The entry for Wordsworth in my copy of The New Lifetime Reading Plan is easily the funniest in the book. Clifton Fadiman was obviously not fond of this verdant poet: Wordsworth, who never understood how to cut things short, persisted to his eightieth year. Of these years only the first half were, from posteritys viewpoint, worth living/5.

    "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud" (also commonly known as "Daffodils") is a lyric poem by William Wordsworth. It is Wordsworth's best-known work. The poem was inspired by an event on 15 April in which Wordsworth and his sister Dorothy came across a "long belt" of daffodils. Written some time between and (in by Wordsworth's own account), it was first published in in . 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.

    By looking at the later Wordsworth's ekphrastic writings about visual art and his increased awareness of the printed dimension of his work, Simonsen calls attention to what is uniquely exciting about this neglected body of work, and argues that it complicates traditional understandings of Wordsworth based on his so-called Great Decade. Summary. A lilting passage evokes the mood of solitude. The subject of the poet's habitual contemplation is humanity. Wordsworth laments that it is not life's pains that are our worst affliction; the chief cause of despair is our winning a little fame after constant and unending labor.


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Read this book on Questia. The Later Wordsworth by Edith C. Batho, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of The Later Wordsworth (). “Radical Wordsworth is guided by enthusiasm. It is all later Wordsworth. book better for it. This excellent, intellectually rousing book is about the young poet.

This is Wordsworth the dreamy, serious radical glimpsed flying across frozen lakes on his skates, or marvelling at revolutionary Paris, or falling in love with the beautiful Annette Vallon in France.3/5(2).

The later poetry of William Wordsworth, popular in his lifetime and influential on the Victorians, has, with a few exceptions, received little attention from contemporary literary critics. In Wordsworth's Poetry,Tim Fulford argues that the later work reveals a mature poet far more varied and surprising than is often acknowledged.

William Wordsworth: A Biography, The Later Years by Wordsworth, William) Moorman, Mary and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   BOOK OF THE WEEK. RADICAL WORDSWORTH by Jonathan Bate (William Collins, £25, pp).

The poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge spent Christmas Day with his close friend William Wordsworth, together. R St. Little Rock, AR Open 10 AM - 6 PM Monday - Saturday, PM Sunday. welcome to wordsworth editions For well over twenty-five years we have been making great literature available at a price that all can afford.

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We are actively engaged in the community with author events, book-tables, literary festivals, unique promotions and lots of other fun stuff. LATEST NEWS. Featured. Mar. 19, Words Worth on COVID Mar. 19,   Once reunited, they embarked on a remarkable experiment in domesticity and writing, one to which both siblings, their friends, and (later) Wordsworth’s wife, Mary, were devoted.

Poet William Wordsworth was born on April 7,in Cockermouth, Cumberland, England. Wordsworth’s mother died when he was 7, and he was an orphan at most famously in the book Born: Stephen Gill a Professor of English Literature at Oxford University and a Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford.

He holds degrees from Oxford and Edinburgh Universities and is a long-serving member of the Wordsworth Trust. He has written William Wordsworth: A Life () and Wordsworth and the Victorians ().Reviews: The best Wordsworth poems selected by Dr Oliver Tearle.

Auden said of Edward Lear that ‘he became a land’. William Wordsworth () became ‘Romanticism’, in many ways: he came to embody the starting-point of English Romanticism through his early collaboration with Samuel Taylor Coleridge on Lyrical Ballads () and his famous preface, published two years later in the.

This chapter focuses on the recycling of tropes, images, and lines from earlier poems and drafts in the later poetry, on faith and the representation of nature, and on Wordsworth’s gathering fascination with monasticism and retreat.

Beginning with a consideration of the cuckoo, in poems or drafts of,andthe essay effects a gradual transition from the poetry of a Author: Pamela Woof. William Wordsworth was one of the founders of English Romanticism and one its most central figures and important intellects.

He is remembered as a poet of spiritual and epistemological speculation, a poet concerned with the human relationship to nature and a fierce advocate of using the vocabulary and speech patterns of common people in poetry. Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Batho, Edith C.

(Edith Clara), b. Later Wordsworth. Cambridge, Eng.: University. William Wordsworth - William Wordsworth - The Recluse and The Prelude: The second consequence of Wordsworth’s partnership with Coleridge was the framing of a vastly ambitious poetic design that teased and haunted him for the rest of his life.

Coleridge had projected an enormous poem to be called “The Brook,” in which he proposed to treat all science, philosophy, and religion, but he soon. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Batho, Edith C.

(Edith Clara), b. Later Wordsworth. New York, Russell & Russell, (OCoLC) School-Time continued / Thus far, O Friend. have we, though leaving much / Unvisited, endeavoured to retrace / The simple ways in which my childhood walked; / Those chiefly.

About Wordsworth: Poems. Of all the lasting innovations that William Wordsworth () brought to our literature, it is his discovery of nature and his fresh vision of human lives in the context of nature that have most influenced our cultural climate.

William Wordsworth grew up in the Lake District of northern England. There he spent much of his boyhood playing outdoors and exploring the mountains and lake-strewn valleys—“foster'd alike by beauty and by fear,” as he would later testify in his autobiographical poem The Prelude; or, Growth of a Poet’s Mind.Wordsworth’s The Prelude, Books Nine and Ten: Revolutionary Ideals ^Foreman stand by giving directions from blueprints, but the blueprints do not correspond.

A few eccentrics wills labor only at little corners of their own. A great many struggle to keep standing what others would tear down.Andrew has written a book – Well-kept Secrets: The Story of William Wordsworth – to shed some new light on the interpretation of the poetry and to better understand the poet as a man.