First published 1943.
Cornell Library’s William Wordsworth Collection is an internationally prominent collection, second in size only to that of Dove Cottage in England. The Cornell Wordsworth Collection offers nearly comprehensive book holdings on Wordsworth, Coleridge, and related authors. 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. 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, (born April 7, , Cockermouth, Cumberland, England—died Ap , Rydal Mount, Westmorland), English poet whose Lyrical Ballads (), written with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped launch the English Romantic movement.
The vision for Wordsworth began over twenty-five years ago in England when they decided to create a line of great literature, available at a price that all could afford. The continuing success of Wordsworth is built on that one simple principle: to produce the best quality books, at the lowest possible price. Discover Wordsworth’s amazing life by visiting Wordsworth - Grasmere and exploring the treasures of the Wordsworth Trust’s collection. following the advice from Public Health England. We are monitoring the situation closely and will keep you updated about our plans. Book reviews William Wordsworth Wordsworth and Romanticism Book. welcome to wordsworth editions For well over twenty-five years we have been making great literature available at a price that all can afford. It all began back in when we created the £1 classic paperback and ever since then we have stuck to one simple principle: to produce the best quality books that we can at the lowest possible price. William Wordsworth was born on Ap , in Cockermouth, Cumberland County, England. Wordsworth was the second of seven children born to Christopher and Anne Cookson Wordsworth. Both parents passed away by the time he was
The clicking and swooping of the guillotine could still be heard, albeit in memory, even across the Channel. And even in the quiet part of England where Wordsworth lived, there were fears of a French invasion. Only a few months earlier, there had been reports that the Dutch Fleet was ready to bring a French invasion force to England. Wordsworth, William (), English poet, one of the most accomplished and influential of England’s romantic poet’s whose theories and style created a new tradition in poetry. He is considered one of the foremost English romantic poets; especially as he composed flowing verse on the spirituality of nature and the wonders of human imagination. Wordsworth was born on April 7, in. 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. William Wordsworth was born on 7 April, in Cockermouth, in Cumbria, northwest England. Wordsworth spent his early years in his beloved Lake District often with his sister, Dorothy. The English lakes could terrify as well as nurture, and as Wordsworth would write .