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Wordsworth, Dorothy 1771-1855

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Works: 581 works in 1,329 publications in 4 languages and 30,773 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Diaries  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
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Classifications: PR5849, 928.2
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The letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth by William Wordsworth ( Book )
67 editions published between 1935 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"I should detest," wrote Dorothy Wordsworth, "the idea of setting myself up as an author." Protesting to Lady Beaumont she explained "I have not the powers which Coleridge thinks I have--I know it." Despite her self-deprecatory words, however, the reader of Dorothy Wordsworth's letters will discover a skill with language and a power of description that rivals even the poetry of her more famous brother. In this selection, Alan G. Hill offers seventy complete letters that together provide a fascinating portrait of the writer and her surroundings. Spontaneous, intimate, and lively, they constitute a life of Dorothy Wordsworth in her own words, following her from youth to the onset of her last tragic illness. In between, we meet a remarkable group of people, for no other observer was so close to Wordsworth, Coleridge, and their circle, shared so completely their feelings and aims, and had such an eye for the landscape that inspired them. To have brought them so vividly before our eyes is surely one of Dorothy Wordsworth's greatest and most enduring achievements
Journals of Dorothy Wordsworth by Dorothy Wordsworth ( Book )
55 editions published between 1897 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poetry of Dorothy Wordsworth by Dorothy Wordsworth ( Book )
12 editions published between 1940 and 1970 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The early letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth (1787-1805) by William Wordsworth ( Book )
13 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth; the later years by William Wordsworth ( Book )
4 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recollections of a tour made in Scotland, A.D. 1803 by Dorothy Wordsworth ( Book )
38 editions published between 1874 and 2010 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters of the Wordsworth family from 1787 to 1855 by William Wordsworth ( Book )
8 editions published between 1907 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journals: The Alfoxden journal, 1798 [and] The Grasmere journals, 1800-1803; with an appendix of Wordsworth's shorter poems referred to in the journals by Dorothy Wordsworth ( Book )
23 editions published between 1958 and 1978 in English and French and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some letters of the Wordsworth family, now first published, with a few unpublished letters of Coleridge and Southey and others by William Wordsworth ( Book )
3 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home at Grasmere : the Wordsworths and the Lakes by Penelope Hughes-Hallett ( Book )
7 editions published between 1960 and 1997 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dorothy Wordsworth (1771-1855) og hendes bror William Wordsworth (1770-1850) boede fra 1799 sammen i Dove Cottage, Grasmere, hvor Dorothy skrev sine dagbøger og William en række af sine lyriske vers, ofte inspireret af søsterens værk
Memorials of Coleorton; being letters from Coleridge, Wordsworth and his sister, Southey, and Sir Walter Scott to Sir George and Lady Beaumont of Coleorton, Leicestershire, 1803-1834 by William Angus Knight ( Book )
11 editions published between 1887 and 1972 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home at Grasmere : extracts from the journal of Dorothy Wordsworth (written between 1800 and 1803) and from the poems of William Wordsworth by Dorothy Wordsworth ( Book )
15 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Grasmere journal : the revised complete text by Dorothy Wordsworth ( Book )
9 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George & Sarah Green, a narrative by Dorothy Wordsworth ( Book )
14 editions published between 1936 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journals by Dorothy Wordsworth ( Book )
19 editions published between 1904 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth by William Wordsworth ( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems by William Wordsworth including Lyrical ballads, and the miscellaneous pieces of the author, with additional poems, a new preface, and a supplementary essay by William Wordsworth ( Book )
1 edition published in 1815 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coleridge and the Wordsworths by Hester Burton ( Book )
4 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems in two volumes by William Wordsworth ( Book )
2 editions published in 1815 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected letters of the Wordsworths by William Wordsworth ( )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The InteLex Past Masters English Letters database The Collected Letters of the Wordsworths contains the complete edition of Wordsworth's letters, including volume 8, a supplement of new letters, and augmented by the journals of Dorothy Wordsworth and the correspondence between Henry Crabb Robinson and the Wordsworth circle from Oxford University Press
 
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Alternative Names
Wordsworth, Dorothy Mae Ann.
ワーズワス, ドロシー
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