William wordsworth (7 april 1770 – 23 april 1850) was a major english romantic poet who, with samuel taylor coleridge, helped to launch the romantic age in english literature with their joint publication lyrical ballads (1798. William wordsworth was the central figure in the english romantic revolution in poetry his contribution to it was threefold first, he formulated in his poems and his essays a new attitude toward nature. William wordsworth had the deepest admiration for nature and his whole work was an attempt to establish a relation between man and nature he entered the world of english poetry when the literary taste of the people was already violated by the barren and artificial poetic diction of the neoclassic poets. William wordsworth (7 april 1770 – 23 april 1850) was an important poet of the romantic age in english literature many people think that the prelude, an autobiographical poem of his early years is his masterpiece wordsworth was england's poet laureate from 1843 until his death in 1850.
William wordsworth was a famous english poet who played a central role in the english romantic movement he is best known for ushering in the romantic age in english literature with the joint publication of ‘lyrical ballads’ with samuel taylor coleridge in 1798. The poem was the recluse, which, including the preface the prelude, eventually expanded to some twenty thousand lines and on which wordsworth was to work for the rest of his life wordsworth also planned a collaboration with coleridge to bring to publication a volume of poetry, entitled lyrical ballads , for which most of the poems were written. Born in cumbria, england the romantic poet william wordsworth has been called the father of the romantic movement at a young age, wordsworth was immersed into a world of literature and poetry at hawkshead grammar academy.
William wordsworth, a poetic life user review - not available - book verdict literary biography is flourishing these days, and now it's wordsworth's turn in this examination of the episodes in a poetic life, or moments when the poems and life intersect. His affair with the feisty frenchwoman annette vallon, and their illegitimate daughter caroline, was a family secret, hinted at in the authorised life (1851), but entirely effaced from william knight's standard biography (1889) to make wordsworth's life as saintly as his poetry. William wordsworth (1770-1850) life william wordsworth was born at cockermouth, cumberland, on april 7, 1770, and was educated at hawkshead grammar school and at cambridge. To meet wordsworth the visionary poet you are still best off with stephen gill’s incomparable biography of 1989, and last year lucy newlyn gave us a sensitive exploration of william and dorothy’s brother-sister relationship.
For such a looming figure in romantic poetry, wordsworth's notable career was actually pretty brief he didn't write so many great things, but he did write a lot of good stuff. William wordsworth was born on 7 april 1770 at cockermouth in cumbria his father was a lawyer both wordsworth's parents died before he was 15, and he and his four siblings were left in the care. Early life william wordsworth was born on april 7, 1770, in cookermouth, cumberland, england he was a major english romantic poet who, with samuel taylor coleridge, helped to launch the romantic age in english literature with their joint publication lyrical ballads (1798. Find out more about william wordsworth’s life and career by scrolling through the lines below childhood & education william wordsworth was born on april 7, 1770 in wordsworth house in cockermouth, cumberland in the lake district, northwest england.
William wordsworth biography, life, interesting facts william wordsworth was a great and famous poet that is known all over the world he is known to have played several contributions to literature and poetry in particular. File:william wordsworth at 28 by william shuter2jpg the year 1793 saw the first publication of poems by wordsworth, in the collections an evening walk and descriptive sketches in 1795 he received a legacy of 900 pounds from raisley calvert and became able to pursue a career as a poet. William wordsworth timeline 1 apr 7, 1770 william wordsworth born william wordsworth is born in cockermouth, in the northwestern english county of cumberland. Biography of william wordsworth william wordsworth (7 april 1770 – 23 april 1850) was a major english romantic poet who, with samuel taylor coleridge, helped to launch the romantic age in english literature with the 1798 joint publication lyrical ballads.
William wordsworth was the most influential representative of romanticism in english literature his creative work defined the transition from classicism to romanticism his landscape and philosophical lyric poetry became the best model of the world's poetic heritage. Romantic poet william wordsworth,life & works biography of poet william wordsworth photos of poet william wordsworth life of poet william wordsworth.
William wordsworth was born in 1770 and was a romantic poet that helped launch the era of romanticism in english literature wordsworth’s mother died when he was a young child and this experience had a significant amount of influence in his later literary works. William wordsworth was born and lived much of his life among these lakes many of the english romantic writers are sometimes called lake poets because of their association with this area. William wordsworth was an early leader of romanticism (a literary movement that celebrated nature and concentrated on human emotions) in english poetry and ranks as one of the greatest lyric poets in the history of english literature. Samuel taylor coleridge: samuel taylor coleridge, english lyrical poet, critic, and philosopher his lyrical ballads, written with william wordsworth, heralded the english romantic movement, and his biographia literaria (1817) is the most significant work of general literary criticism produced in the english romantic.