Poems of Wordsworth
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Poems of Wordsworth selected from the best editions. by William Wordsworth

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Published by W. Kent in London .
Written in English

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Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20209684M

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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. 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. 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.   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 () 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.   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. 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().