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An estimate of William Wordsworth by his contemporaries, 1793-1822

Elsie Smith

An estimate of William Wordsworth by his contemporaries, 1793-1822

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Published by B. Blackwell in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criticism and interpretation

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    Paginationviii, 371 p.
    Number of Pages371
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26983978M
    OCLC/WorldCa2642319

    Home - Random Browse: October —Wordsworth dined with us one day last week, and was in much greater vigour than I have seen him all this summer. He mentioned incidentally that the spelling of our language was very much fixed in the time of Charles the Second, and that the attempts which had been made since, and are being made in the present day, were not likely to succeed. 4vol. 4vol William Ewart Gladstone And His Contemporaries Thomas Archer Illus. $


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From inside the book. An Estimate of William Wordsworth by His Contemporaries, Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. An estimate of William Wordsworth by his contemporaries, in SearchWorks catalogAuthor: Smith, Elsie.

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Together with a signature and closing words of a letter addressed to Christopher Wordsworth handwritten and signed by William Wordsworth. The book: fine condition in near fine slipcase with just a little.

Books by William Wordsworth William Wordsworth Average rating 33, ratings 1, reviews shel times Showing 30 An estimate of William Wordsworth by his contemporaries works. 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. The concept Contemporaries represents the subject, aboutness, idea or notion of resources found in Boston University Libraries.

In his preface to the second edition of the book, Wordsworth sounded off his vision of a new style in poetics, one free of the "gaudiness and inane phraseology of many modern writers."_CITATION36_ Stephen Gill, William Wordsworth: A Life ().

The Impact of William Wordsworth William Wordsworth, the age's great Bard, had a significant impact on his contemporaries. Best known for his beautiful poems on nature, Wordsworth was a poet of reflection on things past.

He realized however, that the memory of one's earlier emotional experiences is not an infinite source of poetic material. William Wordsworth and Women Poets actively collected the poetry of his female contemporaries.

L ike a number of the books in Wordsworth’s startlingly low estimate of Smith’s poetic Author: Stephen Behrendt. A reply by Wordsworth to a letter from John Wilson (then an undergraduate of seventeen), dated 24 Maycontaining a thoughtful and reasoned criticism of Lyrical Ballads; for useful extracts see Elsie Smith, An Estimate of William Wordsworth by his Contemporaries, Oxford,52–9.

Buy The Politics of Nature: Wordsworth and Some Contemporaries (Studies in romanticism) by Roe, Nicholas (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. 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 Prelude.

In he went with friends on aFile Size: 1MB. William Wordsworth () LIFE. William Wordsworth was born at Cockermouth, Cumberland, on April 7,and was educated at Hawkshead Grammar School and at Cambridge.

In the summer vacation of he made a pedestrian tour through France and. Elsie Smith's "An estimate of William Wordsworth By His Contemporaries, " () shows that Charles Lamb actually wrote two letters to WW around the end of about his essay for the Quarterly Review, one just before it was published, and one just after.

Among Wordsworth's notable contemporaries who contributed to the Cabinet Cyclopaedia were Walter Scott (a history of Scotland), Thomas Moore (a history of Ireland), and Robert Southey (an entry on naval history).

The rest of the letter is brief, beginning with a salutation and apology for his slow reply and ending with briefly stated good by: 1. anything that had appeared before" (Elsie Smith, An Estimate of William Wordsworth by His Contemporaries, Oxford,p.

33). The phrase is T. Wise's: ". the Ballads marked a complete change from the style and character of poetical composition then re-garded as classic" (A Bibliography of the Writings in Prose and Verse of William Words.

William Wordsworth: The Critical Heritage, Volume I (Critical Heritage Series) Robert Woof I find it hard to believe anyone would pay $ for a digital version of poems that can be found on a thousand websites for free.

Stephen Gill’s biography of William Wordsworth is a carefully considered, detailed and incredibly readable account of the poet’s life and – most importantly – his works.

A chronological survey of Wordsworth’s writing is given here as well as attention to the facts of his biography, and observations on the nature of his personal. However, it was poorly reviewed by Wordsworth’s contemporaries, including Lord Byron, whom Wordsworth would come to despise.

Byron said of the volume, in one of its first reviews, “Mr. Wordsworth ceases to please, clothing [his ideas] in language not simple, but puerile”. Wordsworth himself wrote ahead to soften the thoughts of The. William Wordsworth, - Born April 7, in the "Lake Country" of northern England, the great English poet William Wordsworth, son of a prominent aristocrat, was orphaned at an early age.

He attended boarding school in Hawkesmead and, after an undistinguished career at Cambridge, he spent a year in revolutionary France, before. Throughout his life she was his constant and devoted companion, sharing his poetic vision and helping him with his work. In Dorsetshire Wordsworth became the intimate friend of Samuel Taylor Coleridge and, probably under his influence, a student of David Hartley 's empiricist philosophy.

without a name'; see Elsie Smith, An Estimate of William Wordsworth by his Contemporaries, (Oxford, ), p. 11I4, In Wordsworth's Dirge and Promise (Lincoln, ), G. Thomas ignores Burke's influence and concludes that 'neither the tract nor any of [Wordsworth's] later works reveal any apostasy' (p.

William Wordsworth was born in in Cumberland, England, near the center of the Lake District. Though profoundly affected by the countryside he grew up in, his youthful experiences were far from serene or bucolic.

He was orphaned at a young age and separated from his siblings, including his beloved sister Dorothy. Matthew arnold essay on wordsworth summary He wordsworth to enjoy the this web page classic all the better for his investigations; he often is distracted from the enjoyment of the wordsworth, and with the less good he overbusies himself, and is prone to over-rate it in proportion to the trouble which it.

William WORDSWORTH ( – ). Wordsworth published the first version of the poem inbut continued to work on it for the rest of. In his gloriously gossipy Recollections of the Lake Poets Thomas De Quincey, himself no slouch, asserted that William Wordsworth’s legs, though “pointedly condemned by all female connoisseurs”, had.

One of the most popular poets of his time, Cowper changed the direction of 18th century nature poetry by writing of everyday life and scenes of the English countryside.

In many ways, he was one of the forerunners of Romantic poetry. Samuel Taylor Coleridge called him "the best modern poet", whilst William Wordsworth particularly admired his poem. William Wordsworth. Leigh Hunt was a member of the "seditious press," and, for his ferocious attack on the Prince Regent, was to spend time in an English prison.

In one of Hunt's articles74, he held up Wordsworth to ridicule; not so much for his poetical judgments, but for his political ones."Mr Southey," he had said, "and even Mr Wordsworth, have both accepted offices under government, of.

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7 results in SearchWorks catalog Skip to. Size: cm x cm x cm. Oxford Paperback No. This volume is a sequel to William Wordsworth, The Early Years, â " (Oxford Paperback No.

Beginning with the completion of The Prelude, â "5, it ends with its publication inthree months after Wordsworth's death. A large number of hitherto unpublished letters and diaries have been consulted, and an.

This complete collection contains nearly of Wordworth’s poems, including the classics The Prelude, Ode to Duty, The World Is Too Much With Us, and many more. The Wordsworth Trust in Cumbria has announced that it has purchased a book by William Wordsworth and Samuel Coleridge for GBP42, Wordsworth Trust acquire second edition copy of 'Lyrical Ballads' The discovery of a tattooed corpse, buried years ago, raises the possibility that William Wordsworth composed a poem based on the story told to.

William Wordsworth William Wordsworth (), an English poet, was born at Cockermouth, on the Derwent, in Cumberland, on the 7th of April Wordsworth’s family and childhood He was the son of John Wordsworth.

Old POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM WORDSWORTH Book Set POETRY ANTIQUE POEM LOT + $ 12 bids Although his fame tends to be eclipsed by that of his contemporaries and friends William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Southey's verse enjoys enduring popularity.

* Estimated delivery dates- opens in a new window or tab include. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (Febru – Ma ) was an American poet and educator whose works include "Paul Revere's Ride", The Song of Hiawatha, and was also the first American to translate Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy and was one of Alma mater: Bowdoin College.

The second of five children born to John Wordsworth and Ann Cookson, William Wordsworth was born on 7 April in what is now named Wordsworth House in Cockermouth, Cumberland, [3] part of the scenic region in northwestern England known as the Lake m's sister, the poet and diarist Dorothy Wordsworth, to whom he was close all his life, was born the .Enjoy millions of the latest Android apps, games, music, movies, TV, books, magazines & more.

Anytime, anywhere, across your devices.The Romantic Period: The Political Background "Revolution & Reaction" Following the common usage of historians of English literature, we shall denote by the "Romantic period" the span between the yearin which Wordsworth and Coleridge published their Lyrical Ballads, andwhenSir Walter Scott died, when other major writers of the earlier century were either dead or no longer.