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Wordsworth, William 1770-1850

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Works: 7,927 works in 20,633 publications in 11 languages and 448,237 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Biography  Biographies  Bibliography  Records and correspondence  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Fiction  Lyric poetry 
Subject Headings: Poets, English 
Roles: Author, Translator, Librettist, Lyricist, Signer, Dedicatee, Other, Collaborator, Honoree, Illustrator, Composer, Creator, Artist, Inscriber, Contributor
Classifications: PR5850, 821.7
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Most widely held works by William Wordsworth
The poems of William Wordsworth : collected reading texts from the Cornell Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( )

26 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 3,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of William Wordsworth's poetry
The prelude; or, Growth of a poet's mind by William Wordsworth( Book )

305 editions published between 1038 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 3,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Wordsworth's autobiographical masterpiece The Prelude, or, Growth of a Poet's Mind was written between 1798 and 1805. As Wordsworth himself appreciated, it was a thing unprecedented in literary history that a man should talk so much about himself. But his revolutionary work was not published ; it was merely prefatory to a projected magnum opus and just as he had revised whilst writing, so almost immediately he began to amend the thirteen-book Prelude. At the time of his death in April 1850 there were fourteen books, of which no fair, definitive copy existed: it fell to his executors to finalise the text which was published posthumously in July 1850 and which this edition accurately reproduces without editorial emendation. Twentieth-century editors of alternative versions have questioned the merits of many of Wordsworth's "improvements", but the 1850 text remains a literary landmark, the form in which arguably his greatest work was first known
The poems of William Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( )

109 editions published between 1845 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems in this volume are taken from the whole range of Wordsworth's work and include his verse about topical events as well as about the rustic life
William Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( )

77 editions published between 1927 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of nineteen popular poems by William Wordsworth, who was the poet laureate of England in the mid-nineteenth century. Includes an introduction to the poet's life and work
The poetical works of William Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( Book )

453 editions published between 1832 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this edition of the poems of William Wordsworth there will be found -- now for the first time within the compass of a single volume of convenient size and modest price -- every piece of original verse which we know to have been published by the poet himself, or of which he can be shown to have authorised the posthumous publication. - Preface
Lyrical ballads by William Wordsworth( Book )

169 editions published between 1890 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballads of Wordsworth and Coleridge
Poetical works [of] Wordsworth; with introductions and notes by William Wordsworth( Book )

189 editions published between 1904 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition of Wordsworth's poems contains every piece of verse known to have been published by the poet himself, or of which he authorized the posthumous publication. The text, which Thomas Hutchinson based largely upon the 1849-50 standard edition, the last issued during the poet's lifetime, was revised in 1936 for the Oxford Standard Authors series by Ernest de Selincourt
Lyrical ballads : with a few other poems by William Wordsworth( Book )

130 editions published between 1798 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-three poems that transformed English poetry. Wordsworth and Coleridge composed this powerful selection of poetry during their youthful and intimate friendship. Reproducing the first edition of 1798, this edition of "Lyrical Ballads" allows modern readers to recapture the book's original impact. In these poems including Wordsworth's Lines written a few miles above Tintern Abbey and Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancyent Marinere, the two poets exercised new energies and opened up new themes
The prose works of William Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( )

14 editions published between 1876 and 2015 in English and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A searchable edition of this long out-of-print work. Volume 1 of the Prose Works contains Early Prose Fragments, A Letter to the Bishop of Llandaff, Preface to The Borderers, Conversations with Klopstock, Essay on Morals, The Advertisement and Preface to
Lyrical ballads, 1798 by William Wordsworth( Book )

121 editions published between 1911 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lyrical Ballads, with a Few Other Poems is a collection of poems by William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, first published in 1798 and generally considered to have marked the beginning of the English Romantic movement in literature. The immediate effect on critics was modest, but it became and remains a landmark, changing the course of English literature and poetry
Selected poetry by William Wordsworth( Book )

38 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wordsworth's verse declares a belief in the power of poetry to teach by appealing to the imagination and to the 'grand elementary principle of pleasure, by which man knows, and feels, and lives, and moves'. His unique relationship with the poet and political activist Samuel Taylor Coleridge, formed in the political and social ferment of the 1790s, produced a revolution in literature, resulting in the joint volume, Lyrical Ballads (1798-1805) - a landmark in the history of English Romanticism. This selection, chosen from the Oxford Authors critical edition, includes all Wordsworth's finest lyrics, and a large sample of The Prelude (1805), his extraordinary autobiographical poem in blank verse and the first truly great achievement of a new era in English poetry
The Cornell Wordsworth :ba supplement by Jared R Curtis( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... A unified index to titles and first lines for the entire series, a guide to the hundreds of manuscripts treated in the twenty-one volumes, and a comprehensive list of the contents of Wordsworth's many lifetime editions"--Preface
Poems of Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( Book )

155 editions published between 1854 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetical works of Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( Book )

73 editions published between 1850 and 1982 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prelude, 1799, 1805, 1850 : authoritative texts, context and reception, recent critical essays by William Wordsworth( Book )

14 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains three versions of William Wordsworth's poem about "the growth of a poet's mind," featuring the annotated texts of the 1805 and 1850 editions on parallel pages, and including the 1799 two-part version of the poem
The prelude, 1798-1799 by William Wordsworth( Book )

24 editions published between 1917 and 1988 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete poetical works of William Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( Book )

100 editions published between 1846 and 2017 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wordsworth was a defining member of the English Romantic Movement. Like other Romantics, Wordsworth's personality and poetry were deeply influenced by his love of nature, especially by the sights and scents of the Lake Country, in which he spent most of his mature life. A profoundly earnest and sincere thinker, he displayed a high seriousness tempered with tenderness and a love of simplicity
Poetry and prose by William Wordsworth( Book )

78 editions published between 1921 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Quincey to Wordsworth : a biography of a relationship by Thomas De Quincey( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prose works of William Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( Book )

14 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The prose works of William Wordsworth
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The prelude; or, Growth of a poet's mindThe poems of William WordsworthWilliam WordsworthThe poetical works of William WordsworthLyrical balladsPoetical works [of] Wordsworth; with introductions and notesLyrical ballads : with a few other poemsThe prose works of William Wordsworth
Alternative Names

controlled identityAxiologus, 1770-1850

Gulielmus Wordsworth

Varḍsavartha Viliyama 1770-1850

Vėljams Vordsvuorts

Vērdsverts, Viljams 1770-1850

Viljams Vērdsverts

Vordsvort, Vilʹâm.

Vordsvort, Vilʹi︠a︡m

William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth angielski poeta

William Wordsworth angla poeto

William Wordsworth anglický básnik

William Wordsworth britischer Dichter

William Wordsworth britisk skribent og poet

William Wordsworth Brits schrijver

William Wordsworth brittisk författare och poet

William Wordsworth Englantilainen runoilija

William Wordsworth poeta inglés del periodu Románticu

William Wordsworth poeta inglese

William Wordsworth poète anglais

William Wordsworth romantický básník

Wœ̄tsawœ̄t, Winlīam 1770-1850

Wordsworth.

Wordsworth 1770-1850

Wordsworth, W.

Wordsworth, W. 1770-1850

Wordsworth, W. (William), 1770-1850

Wordsworth William

Wurdzwurth, Wilyam 1770-1850

Γουίλιαμ Γουόρντσγουορθ

Вилијам Вордсворт

Вордсворт В

Вордсворт В. 1770-1850

Вордсворт, Вильям

Вордсворт, Вильям 1770-1850

Вордсворт, Уильям 1770-1850

Вільям Вордсворт

Вільям Вордсворт англійський поет-романтик

Уильям Вордсворт английский поэт-романтик

Уилям Уърдсуърт

Уордсуорт, Уильям 1770-1850

Уільям Уордсварт

Ўільям Ўордсўарт

Ուիլյամ Վորդսվորթ

וורדסוורת, וילים 1770-1850

ויליאם וורדסוורת'

ויליאם וורדסוורת' סופר בריטי

وردزورث، وليم

ورڈزورتھ

وليم وردزورث، 1770-1850

ولیم ورڈذورتھ

ويليام ووردزوورث

ویلیام وردزورث

ویلیام وردزورث شاعر و نویسنده بریتانیایی

विलियम वोर्डस्वर्थ

উইলিয়াম ওয়ার্ডসওয়ার্থ English poet

ਵਿੱਲੀਅਮ ਵਰਡਜ਼ਵਰਥ

ଉଇଲିଆମ ଉଆଡ଼ସ୍ୱାର୍ଥ

வில்லியம் வேர்ட்ஸ்வொர்த்

విలియం వర్డ్స్ వర్త్

ವರ್ಡ್ಸ್‌ವರ್ತ್

വില്യം വേഡ്‌സ്‌വർത്ത്‌

විලියම් වර්ඩ්ස්වර්ත්

วิลเลียม เวิร์ดสเวิร์ธ

ဝီလျံ ဝါ့ဒ်စ်ဝါ့သ်

უილიამ უორდსვორთი ინგლისელი რომანტიკოსი პოეტი

워어즈워스, 윌리엄 1770-1850

워즈워드, 윌리엄 1770-1850

워즈워스, 월리엄 1770-1850

워즈워스, 윌리암 1770-1850

윌리엄 워즈워스

ウィリアム・ワーズワース

ワーズワース

ワーズワス, ウィリアム

ワーヅワース

ワーヅワース, ウィリアム

华兹华斯

威廉·华兹华斯

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