Search Results: 'Wordsworth'

Search

×
×
×
×
123 results for "Wordsworth"
50 Greatest Poems of William Wordsworth By William Wordsworth
eBook (ePub): $1.97
Download immediately.
William Wordsworth was born in Cumberland in 1770, his birthplace near to what is known as the Lake District had a considerable influence on his poetry. After going to University in Cambridge , he... More > travelled extensively in Europe especially the Alps region. He was very close to his sister Dorothy and even when he married Mary Hutchinson, his sister lived with the couple. In the preface to Lyrical Ballads , Wordsworth set out the central tenet of the Romantic movement which was to seek a new realism in poetry based on the “real language of man”. Wordsworth with other poets such as Coleridge and Southey lived in the Lake District and formed the basis of what was known as the Lakeland poets. Wordsworth and the rest of the Lakeland poets achieved considerable fame in their lifetime, Wordsworth being made Poet Laureate in 1843, he died in 1850 and was buried in Grasmere at the heart of his beloved Lake District.< Less
Dorothy Wordsworth By Edmund Lee
eBook (ePub): $2.99
Download immediately.
Dorothy Wordsworth is the Story of a Sister's Love written by Edmund Lee. Published by JAMES CLARKE & CO., 13 & 14, FLEET STREET in 1886. THIS little book owes its origin to the fact that,... More > with the exception of Professor Shairp's Sketch contained in the preface to the "Tour in Scotland," no biography or memoir of the subject of it has hitherto been written. Seeing what an important part Miss Wordsworth occupied in influencing the revival of English poetry at the close of the last century.< Less
The Fenwick Notes of William Wordsworth By Jared Curtis
Paperback: $44.86
Ships in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
In 1843 William Wordsworth dictated invaluable notes on his life's work to his friend Isabella Fenwick. In 1993 Jared Curtis published his invaluable edition of these notes (which are not included in... More > The Prose Works of William Wordsworth). This revised and corrected edition of The Fenwick Notes was published 2008. To receive a free accompanying Ebook please send proof of purchase of the paperback to Humanities-Ebooks. Please note that while colour is used in the preview, as in the ebook, the print in the paperback is black and white.< Less
Poetry Guide: William Wordsworth By Raja Sharma
Paperback: $6.99
Ships in 3-5 business days
This guide presents a valuable help to the students of English Literature. The summary of each of the poems in this guide is followed by the form of the poem, critical analysis, and the text of the... More > poem. Students often find understanding and interpreting poetry an uphill task, for the allusions and references almost baffle them, however, with repeated and careful reading of the same poem, taking the help of the reference books and guides; they often come close to the interpretation desired by the poet.......< Less
Words of Wisdom: William Wordsworth By Students’ Academy
eBook (ePub): $1.25
Download immediately.
(1 Ratings)
William Wordsworth, one of the most widely read and respected English poets, has given several memorable masterpieces to English literature. His poems are popular among both young and old, for he... More > wrote poetry in the language of common man. However, the simple lines which he produced are highly meaningful and thought-provoking. His remarks, lines, sentences, and phrases are full of wisdom. They are unique in the way of presentation. Wordsworth was highly skilled at the use of precise diction. In the present book you will find hundreds of witty remarks and statements composed by William Wordsworth. Several of his lines have become very popular quote and scholars and writers often quote his lines in their speeches and writings. Words of Wisdom: William Wordsworth Copyright Introduction Section One Section Two Section Three Section Four Section Five< Less
Dear Mr. Wordsworth By Mildred M. Jeffrey
Paperback: $12.00
Ships in 3-5 business days
In the words of the author, “Wordsworth was a great poet, but as a nature-lover he had a long way to go.” In this collection Mildred M. Jeffrey addresses this issue, reflecting on the... More > beauties as well as the quirks and oddities of the natural world. She draws our attention to the "ceremonial gathering" of sequoia trees, the scent of bruised mint and the gardener’s annoyance at “ivy carousing into the lawn.” With an evocative vocabulary, Jeffrey brings to the reader a deeper understanding and appreciation of the world that surrounds us all. Mildred M. Jeffrey, a published novelist and associate professor emerita of English, Hofstra University, was an editor of Xanadu, a nationally circulated poetry journal for twenty years. She is a member of the Poetry Society of America and the New England Poetry Club. Her fiction includes Daughter, Oh My Daughter; Walking the Cliffs, and Rejoice. Her poetry books are Detours and Intersections and also True Lies.< Less
From Wordsworth to Wordsmith By Meg Harper
Paperback: $4.38
Ships in 3-5 business days
An extraordinary collection of poignant stories of loss, longing and love, inspired by poems old and new. This is the fifth Mill Arts Centre Anthology and showcases the very best of Banbury... More > writing. The stories in this collection are: An Unexpected Thaw, by Meg Harper The Tattoo, by Liz Horn The Green Men, by Stuart Maine The Farmer's Wife, And Other Bedtime Stories, by Stuart Maine The Knife Upon the Breast, by Max Pritchard An Elephant Never Forgets, by Josie Vickers This collection was edited by Meg Harper.< Less
The Convention of Cintra By William Wordsworth
Paperback: List Price: $27.11 $21.69 You Save: 20%
Ships in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
This 304 page bicentennial critical edition of William Wordsworth's impassioned pamphlet on The Convention of Cintra is based on W J B Owen's scholarly edition, and includes all of Professor Owen's... More > commentary and notes. Wordsworth's essay is not merely one of the classic works about the peninsular war but widely cited as one of the first theorisations of guerrilla warfare. It is also a remarkable revelation of Wordsworth's philosophy of human life, and reveals the reanimation of his youthful radicalism by his shock at the British establishment's betrayal of Spanish and Portuguese patriots. The text is prefaced by a critical colloquium with essays by Simon Bainbridge, David Bromwich, Richard Gravil, Timothy Michael and Patrick Vincent.< Less
The Sword of Ignis By James Wordsworth
Paperback: $8.96
Ships in 3-5 business days
A normal 15 year old boy, Carl discovers that he is the chosen one from a legend centuries old. He sets out on a trip from England to the holiday island of Lanzarote in a quest for a legendary sword.... More > But it becomes a race, as a murderous villain called Twister is set out to retrieve the sword and use it to commit crimes beyond imagination. Creepy bus journeys, a mysterious old man, disaster voyages, active volcanoes and fire breathing dragons. Is this too much for a teenager?< Less
The Sword of Ignis By James Wordsworth
eBook (PDF): $3.14
Download immediately.
A normal 15 year old boy, Carl discovers that he is the chosen one from a legend centuries old. He sets out on a trip from England to the holiday island of Lanzarote in a quest for a legendary sword.... More > But it becomes a race, as a murderous villain called Twister is set out to retrieve the sword and use it to commit crimes beyond imagination. Creepy bus journeys, a mysterious old man, disaster voyages, active volcanoes and fire breathing dragons. Is this too much for a teenager?< Less