Wordsworth"s Prelude
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Wordsworth"s Prelude a study of its literary form. by Potts, Abbie Findlay

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Wordsworth, William, -- 1770-1850.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 392 p.
Number of Pages392
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17767001M

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   The Prelude — The Prelude William Wordsworth GROWTH OF A POET'S MIND; AN AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL POEM; WILLIAM WORDSWORTH. EDWARD MOXON, DOVER STREET. BRADBURY AND EVANS, PRINTERS, WHITEFRIARS. The following Poem was commenced in the beginning of the year , and completed in the summer of The design and occasion of (Wordsworth). Wordsworth's masterpiece is generally considered to be The Prelude, an autobiographical poem of his early years which the poet revised and expanded a number of times. The work was posthumously titled and William Wordsworth was a major English romantic poet who, with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped launch the Romantic Age in English literature   The Prelude (Book. 10) Lyrics. Residence in France, continued It was a beautiful and silent day That overspread the countenance of earth, Then fading with unusual quietness,— This excerpt from the first () version of Wordsworth’s much-revised autobiographical epic, The Prelude, follows the narrator’s admission that, as a new Cambridge man, he was “ill-tutored

  The Two-Book Prelude William Wordsworth –99 Book 1. Was it for this That one, the fairest of all rivers, loved To blend his murmurs with my Nurse's song, And from his alder shades, and rocky falls, And from his fords and shallows, sent a voice 1 day ago  The Prelude (Book. 13) Lyrics. Imagination and Taste, How Impaired and Restored—concluded. From Nature doth emotion come, and moods The Prelude affords one of the best approaches to Wordsworth's poetry in general and to the philosophy of nature it r, the apparent simplicity of the poem is deceptive; comprehension is seldom immediate. Many passages can tolerate two or more readings and afford new meaning at each ://   BOOK FIRST INTRODUCTION—CHILDHOOD AND SCHOOL-TIME OH there is blessing in this gentle breeze, A visitant that while it fans my cheek Doth seem half-conscious of the joy it brings From the green fields, and from yon azure

2 days ago  The context of this extract from The Prelude also provides insight into the speaker and the author. Wordsworth’s prelude explores his childhood thoughts and the ways in which he has changed and grown over time. This portion begins with the speaker as Chapter Summary for William Wordsworth's Poems of William Wordsworth (Selected), the prelude book 1 summary. Find a summary of this and each chapter of Poems of William Wordsworth (Selected)!   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 :// 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