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Grasmere journal the revised complete text by Dorothy Wordsworth

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Published by Joseph in London .
Written in English


  • Wordsworth, Dorothy, -- 1771-1855 -- Biography.,
  • Authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementDorothy Wordsworth ; with an introduction by Jonathan Wordsworth.
LC ClassificationsPR5849.A8
The Physical Object
Pagination188p. :
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15178931M
ISBN 100718128648

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The Grasmere Journals book. Read 19 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Dorothy Wordsworth's The Grasmere Journals, begun in May /5. The Letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth, Vol. 2: The Middle Years: Part I: – (Second Revised Edition) Eds Ernest De Selincourt and Mary Moorman () The Letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth, Vol. 3: The Middle Years: Part II: – (Second Revised Edition) Eds Ernest De Selincourt, Mary Moorman, and Alan G. Hill (). The Grasmere Journal (here in the edition edited by Ernest de Sélincourt) reveals not just the vital role Dorothy played in the composition of brother William’s poetry but also the inner emotional life of a woman whose complex bond with her brother remains the subject of great speculation. Lucy Newlyn, Professor of English Language and Literature at Oxford University, . Her journals wrap around the end of the 18th and the start of the 19th centuries, with the ‘Alfoxden Journal’ of and the ‘Grasmere Journal’ from May to January They are dew-fresh delightful, alert to beauty and happy moments and all-embracingly alive.

  Book: The Grasmere and Alfoxden Journals. Author: This book is the published version of Dorothy Wordsworth‘s personal journals. Dorothy was the younger sister of the famous poet, William Wordsworth. The journals were not meant to be published and were used by Wordsworth as a source of inspiration for his works.   Reading the Grasmere journals is frustrating for a modern reader: with all the beauty and skill demonstrated in the book, Dorothy stayed unrecognised in the shadow of her famous older : Sian Cain. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook Sweet Nothings Pretty Funny Girl Podcast ElectraTone Guitar Effects Clint Taylor ROSSO - Ardente KyA3g5 Radio Stations How To Fix The Music Business. Tell us what the Grasmere Journal was, which is your next selection. The Grasmere Journal, written by Dorothy between and , covers the most formative and important years in the Lake District, after William and Dorothy settled in a small house (now known as Dove Cottage) by the side of Grasmere lake.

Buy The Grasmere Journals New edition by Wordsworth, Dorothy, Woof, Pamela (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(3).   The ‘Grasmere Journals’ are split up into sections, with there being four in total. Each section is filled with such amazing imagery and details that you can picture exactly what Dorothy was seeing when she was writing. Section 1 largely talks about the different kinds of people that Dorothy encounters after leaving her home. These two journals provide a unique picture of daily life with Wordsworth, his friendship with Coleridge, and the composition of his poems. They also offer wonderfully vivid descriptions of the landscape and people of Grasmere and Alfoxden in Somerset, which inspired Wordsworth and have enchanted generations of readers. This edition includes full explanatory notes on the . The Alfoxden Journal, [and] The Grasmere Journals, ; with an Appendix of Wordworth's Shorter Poems Referred to in the Journals. Author: Dorothy Wordsworth; Publisher: N.A ISBN: N.A Category.