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Time and mind in Wordsworth"s poetry

by Jeffrey Baker

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Published by Wayne State University Press in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Time in literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJeffrey Baker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5892.T5 B3 1980
    The Physical Object
    Pagination212 p. ;
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4097644M
    ISBN 100814316557
    LC Control Number80011947

    The philosopher and economist, in a time of great mental depression, sought relief in the reading of poetry. He read Byron, but he found his own ennui and discontent only reflected to him. He turned to Wordsworth. There he found medicine for his state of mind, because Wordsworth's poems furnished the culture of the emotions which he was in. William Wordsworth, Dorothy Wordsworth (). “Poems by William Wordsworth:: Including Lyrical Ballads, and the Miscellaneous Pieces of the Author. With Additional Poems, a New Preface, and a Supplementary Essay. In Two Volumes”, p

    "William Wordsworth - Selected Poems" is a selection of popular poems by William Wordsworth, which all describe an experience (what Wordsworth termed "the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings") which is recollected in tranquillity. That recollection stimulates the power of the human mind, the 'inward eye' or the imagination. (Wordsworth ) “The soothing thoughts that spring out of human suffering, in the faith that looks through death, in years that bring the philosophic mind. In the last part of the poem (in stanzas 10 and 11), Wordsworth is describing the process of acceptance that comes with age.

    Vaudracour And Julia poem by William Wordsworth. O HAPPY time of youthful lovers thusMy story may begin O balmy timeIn which a loveknot on a ladys brow. Page. Studying the life of William Wordsworth, –, for many readers the high priest and master spirit of what has come to be called the Romantic Movement in England, the promulgator of many of its central tenets, a poet who wrote steadily from his earliest school days at Hawkshead to his final years as the Squire of Rydal Mount—a career of some sixty, even seventy years!


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Time and Mind in Wordsworth’s Poetry Hardcover – May 1, by Jeffrey Baker (Author)Cited by: 5. Time And Mind In Wordsworth's Poetry book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for s: 0. Time and mind in Wordsworth's poetry. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: William Wordsworth; William (Schriftsteller) Wordsworth; William Wordsworth; William Wordsworth; William Wordsworth: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Baker.

William Wordsworth () is the foremost of the English Romantic poets. He was much influenced by the events of the French Revolution in his youth, and he deliberately broke away from the artificial diction of the Augustan and neo-classical tradition of the eighteenth century/5().

The drama of consciousness and maturation in the growth of a poet's mind is traced from Wordsworth's earliest poems to The Excursion of Mr. Hartman follows Wordsworth's growth into self-consciousness, his realization of the autonomy of. Of time and season, to the moral power, The affections and the spirit of the place, Insensible.

Nor only did the love Of sitting thus in judgment interrupt My deeper feelings, but another cause, More subtle and less easily explained, That almost seems inherent in the creature, A twofold frame of body and of mind. I speak in recollection of a time.

Many of Wordsworth’s time thought that the mentally ill differed not merely in degree but in kind. By contrast, Wordsworth’s poetry stresses the humanness of mental illness and suggests new ways of thinking about the complexities of our minds, considerations which in turn make for more productive and humane forms of interaction with those facing mental and behavioural abnormalities.

Cambridge Core - English Literature - Wordsworth, Commodification, and Social Concern - by David Simpson This book has been cited by the following publications.

Baker, Jeffrey, Time and Mind in Wordsworth's Poetry (Detroit: Wayne State University Press, ). Related to Wordsworth’s faith in the economy of nature, is his emphasis on the close band between man and nature that is the only way for human’s healthy life and mind.

Based on this idea man is a part of nature and there is no dualism of nature. Wordsworth introduces man as close friend of nature and in most of his poems he puts himself. Wordsworth has been criticized for thus limiting the scope of poetry in humble and rustic life.

It has been said that upper class life is as suitable for poetic treatment as humble life. In this way, Wordsworth excluded from poetic treatment a wide range of complex human emotions which are experienced only in more sophisticated societies. About Wordsworth: Poems. Of all the lasting innovations that William Wordsworth () brought to our literature, it is his discovery of nature and his fresh vision of human lives in the context of nature that have most influenced our cultural climate.

William Wordsworth’s Poetry Wordsworth was a poet who had a huge influence, not only on poetry, but on the whole thought of the 19 th century and beyond. His avowed aim was to make poetry out of the commonest experiences of life and in the language of the common man.

William Wordsworth was one of the founders of English Romanticism and one its most central figures and important intellects. He is remembered as a poet of spiritual and epistemological speculation, a poet concerned with the human relationship to nature and a fierce advocate of using the vocabulary and speech patterns of common people in poetry.

''The child is father of the man.'' William Wordsworth (), British poet. My Heart Leaps Up When I Behold (writtenpublished ). Wordsworth Editions offers high-quality, low-priced classic works of English literature for schools, universities and students. POETRY. English is the language of some of the finest poetry ever written, and our range includes collections from the major poets from England, Scotland, Ireland and America - and for only £ The second of five children born to John Wordsworth and Ann Cookson, William Wordsworth was born on 7 April in what is now named Wordsworth House in Cockermouth, Cumberland, part of the scenic region in northwestern England known as the Lake m's sister, the poet and diarist Dorothy Wordsworth, to whom he was close all his life, was born the following year, and the two were.

Skip to 5 minutes and 4 seconds The other reason why I think Wordsworth is particularly valuable for the poetry of bereavement, the poetry of grief, is that he meditated a lot about the origins of poetry. And he wrote a wonderful little known essay called 'An Essay upon Epitaphs.'. In The Prelude Wordsworth describes the cultivation of his poetic mind using what he coined ‘spots of time’ as the reasons for his poetic inclinations.

Now, what confused me for the longest was what a spot of time was or wasn’t. One of Wordworth’s spots of time included rowing out into a lake late at night and seeing a mountain seemingly lean forward, like an optical illusion.

A list of poems by William Wordsworth William Wordsworth, who rallied for "common speech" within poems and argued against the poetic biases of the period, wrote some of the most influential poetry in Western literature, including his most famous work, The Prelude, which is often considered to be the crowning achievement of English romanticism.

Wordsworth is of opinion that poetry cannot be produced by strictly following the rules laid down by the Classicists. It must flow out naturally and spontaneously from the soul of the poet.

However, it must be noted that the good poetry, according to Wordsworth, is never an immediate expression of poet’s powerful emotions. • The Making of Poetry: Coleridge, the Wordsworths and Their Year of Marvels is published by William Collins (RRP £25).

To order a copy go to. Then, inthe Wordsworths lost a little daughter and a son: his sonnet to Catherine, Surprised By Joy, composed some time after her death, is .William Wordsworth’s Poetry and Philosophy Hongkyu A.

Choe [1] (Coleridge Bulletin, New Ser Winterpp ) _____ The influence of the seventeenth century philosopher John Locke on modes of thinking far exceeds his fame.