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Wordsworth: Great Poets (The)

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Wordsworth: Great Poets (The)
ISBN: 9789629546779
Download Size: 93 Mb
Running Time (H:M): 01:17:56
Release Date: March 2008
Originally recorded in 2008
Author
William Wordsworth
Reader Soloist
Oliver Ford Davies
Reader Soloist
Jasper Britton
Genre:
Spoken Word
Poetry

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Wordsworth: Great Poets (The)
William Wordsworth
Read by Jasper Britton
William Wordsworth (1770-1850) was born in Cockermouth, in the Lake District. His Lyrical Ballads, written in collaboration with Coleridge, was published in 1798, and shortly afterwards he settled in Dove Cottage, Grasmere, with his sister Dorothy. Inspired in his early manhood by the French Revolution, he grew disillusioned with revolutionary politics and in later life became decidedly conservative. He left a vast body of work, ranging from delicately simple lyrics to deeply meditative odes - his most fully-realised ambitious work being The Prelude. This collection is read by Oliver Ford Davies and Jasper Britton.




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