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The poems of Wordsworth

William Wordsworth

The poems of Wordsworth

with memoir, explanatory notes, &c..

by William Wordsworth

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Published by Frederick Warne. in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationxliv,628p.
Number of Pages628
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17451572M

  The Prelude is considered one of Wordsworth’s most impressive works and has a complicated history of revision and editing. Wordsworth wrote the first version in , and it contains only two books that consist of less than one thousand lines in total. In , Wordsworth expanded the contents and separated the poem into thirteen different books.   This book presents much of Wordsworth's poetic output from the last three decades of his life. Approximately two hundred poems are featured, including On the Power of Sound, the sequence of Evening Voluntaries, and the poet's tributes to the dead, Brand: Michael O'Mara Books.

Yesterday, April 7, marked the th birthday of William Wordsworth We honor the occasion with seven of our favorite poems by William Wordsworth 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. Wordsworth observed to Henry Crabb Robinson, ‘If my writings are to last they will please for the single cause, That we have all of us one human heart!’ Stephen Gill is an Emeritus Professor of Oxford University and a Fellow of Lincoln College. For many years a Trustee, he is now a Fellow of the Wordsworth Trust.

  With an Introduction by Antonia Till. William Wordsworth () is the foremost of the English Romantic poets. He was much influenced by the events of the French Revolution in his youth, and he deliberately broke away from the artificial diction of the Augustan and neo-classical tradition of the eighteenth century/5(K). Poetry of William Wordsworth; full-text poems of William Wordsworth (Complete Poetical Works), at Book First: Introduction--Childhood and School-time Book Second: School-time (continued) Book Third: Residence at Cambridge Book Fourth: Summer Vacation Book Fifth: Books.


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I bought this book for my undergraduate dissertation, needing an edition of Wordsworth with a wide range of his poetry including lesser known pieces.

This book did not disappoint, featuring poems I would not have found in other, more cherry-picked collections, but without the tiresome necessity of having to lug around larger editions/5(). 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 The poems of Wordsworth book preface, published two years later in the.

Seamus Heaney was born in County Derry in Northern Ireland. Death of a Naturalist, his first collection of poems, appeared inand was followed by poetry, criticism and translations which established him as the leading poet of his he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, and twice won the Whitbread Book of the Year, for The Spirit Level () and Beowulf ()/5(15).

Read all poems of William Wordsworth and infos about William Wordsworth. Wordsworth, born in his beloved Lake District, was the son of an attorney. He went to school first at Penrith and then at Hawkshead Grammar school before studying, fromat St John's College, Cambridge - all of which periods were later to be described vividly in The.

Here, collected in this volume, are Wordsworth’s finest works, some of the most beautiful poems ever written: from the famous lyrical ballads, including “The Tables Turned” and “Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey,” to the sonnets and narrative poems, to excerpts from his magnum opus, The Preludes.

By turning away from Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. 21 rows  William Wordsworth, who rallied for "common speech" within poems and argued against the.

Selected Poetry of William Wordsworth represents Wordsworth's prolific output, from the poems first published in Lyrical Ballads in that changed the face of English poetry to the late "Yarrow Revisited." Wordsworth's poetry is celebrated for its deep feeling, its use of ordinary speech, the love of nature it expresses, and its representation of commonplace things and/5.

After Wordsworth’s death, critics and publishers grouped five of his poems written between and as “Lucy poems”.

All of them revolve around a girl named Lucy who has died young. Whether Lucy was a figment of Wordsworth’s imagination or a real person is not known and the character remains a matter of intense speculation among.

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.

Celebrating the th anniversary of Wordsworth’s birth, this new edition is published in series with Selected Poems by Emily Dickinson, and includes 49 of the poet’s major shorter works, curated and thoughtfully introduced by Seamus Heaney.

I wandered lonely as a cloud. That floats on high o’er vales and hills, When all at once I saw a. But the book is essentially the same judicious, substantial account that it was 31 years ago. Like the poems it considers, William Wordsworth: A Life is constantly and subtly attentive to Author: Freya Johnston.

It includes,poems published after the 's, Sonnets, The Ode (Intimations of Immortality)--uniform with this volume is a pocket book of English verse. Beautifully appointed poems,with words that flow and This is a tiny book published in Essex, England in the book is printed in Belgium/5.

First edition of a Folio Society collection of poems by Wordsworth selected and edited by George Mallaby with wood engravings by Thomas Bewick.

Hardback, quarter leather, brown buckram covered boards, size: 5" wide x ", p, contained within a plain card slipcase.

Buy The Collected Poems of William Wordsworth (Wordsworth Poetry) (Wordsworth Poetry Library) New edition by William Wordsworth (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5().

The Prelude, Book 1: Childhood And School-Time poem by William Wordsworth. Was it for this That one the fairest of all Rivers lovd To blend his murmurs with my Nurses song. Page/5. by Chris Townsend. years have passed since Wordsworth’s birth, and 31 years since the publication of Stephen Gill’s account of the great poet in William Wordsworth: A ’s book has proved itself to be that rarest of works: both an accessible point of introduction for those with a general interest, as well as the standard scholarly account of his development as a writer.

William Wordsworth: The Poems, Vol. 2 (English Poets) by John O. Hayden and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Summary. Book 6 recalls, from the perspective of a decade later, the exciting adventure young Wordsworth had exploring on the European continent with a friend in The unmoving mountains and their majesty inspired him to spend time in France, Switzerland, and Italy in.

InWordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge jointly published Lyrical Ballads, with a Few Other Poems, a collection of verses each had written book became hugely popular and was published widely; it is generally considered a herald of the Romantic movement in English literature.

In it, Wordsworth aimed to use everyday language in his compositions as set out in the preface to. NEW YNA The Prelude Selected Poems William Wordsworth (Bks 1 and 2) BOOK. $ + $ Shipping "William Wordsworth and the Age of English Romanticism", by Jonathan Wordsworth.

$ + $ Shipping. William Wordsworth and the Age of English Romanticism. $ Free shipping. Seller Rating: % positive. More editions of The Complete Poetical Works Of William Wordsworth V2: The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth (Volume 5): ISBN ( .COVID Resources.

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.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 number of mater: St John's College, Cambridge.