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Wordsworth and the poetry of epitaphs

D. D. Devlin

Wordsworth and the poetry of epitaphs

by D. D. Devlin

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Published by Barnes & Noble Books in Totowa, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Epitaphs in literature.,
  • Death in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementD.D. Devlin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5892.E63 D49 1981
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 143 p. ;
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4429264M
    ISBN 100064916790
    LC Control Number79055695
    OCLC/WorldCa7104543

    The Uncanny in Wordsworth's "Immortality Ode" DANIEL W. ROSS "I have always been regretting," said Henry David Thoreau, "that I was not as wise as the day I was born."' While Thoreau could express his regret with some detachment and humor, Wordsworth's desire for a return to childhood was the source of a deeper and more permanent longing. Wordsworth's philosophy of life, his theory of poetry, and his political credo were all intricately connected. A change in one characteristically brought parallel changes in the others. In , the poet found himself without a penny, banished from the homes of his relatives, embittered by the excesses of the Revolution in France, and beset by.

    One-Line Epitaphs: Example This touching but short tombstone quote reminds us that love is the only thing in life that truly matters. IN LOVING MEMORY OF [Deceased’s Name] “Love is a light that never dims.” ~ One-Line Epitaphs: Example This line is from the lyrics for “Lord of the Dance.”.   Art thou a Statist in the van Of public conflicts trained and bred? -First learn to love one living man; 'Then' may'st thou think upon the dead. A Lawyer art thou?-draw not nigh! Go, carry to some fi.

    William Wordsworth - Ecclesticial Sonnets, In Series, "The flower that smells the sweetest is shy and lowly." (William Wordsworth was born on 7 April, in Cockermou) The Collected Poems of William Wordsworth (Wordsworth Poetry Library) (William Wordsworth () is the foremost of the Eng) Lyrical Ballads, with a few. In the Essays Wordsworth meets the problem by comparing epitaphs transcribed from tombstones with poems selected from Knox's Elegant Extracts, and by demonstrating through 'minute criticism' that poetry is as likely to be found on the stones as in the book (Prose, ii. 77).


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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.

Wordsworth and the poetry of epitaphs. London: Macmillan, (OCoLC) Online version: Devlin, D.D. (David Douglas). Wordsworth and the poetry of epitaphs. London: Macmillan, (OCoLC) Named Person: William Wordsworth; William Wordsworth: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: D D Devlin.

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(David Douglas) Publication date Topics Wordsworth, William,Epitaphs in literature, Death in literature Publisher Totowa, N.J.: Barnes & Noble Books Collection Internet Archive Books. Canadian : Text from The Prose Works of William Wordsworth, ed. W.J.B. Owen and Jane Worthington Smyser (Oxford: Clarendon, ), vol.

2 from Essays upon Epitaphs I The first requisite, then, in an Epitaph is, that it should speak, in a tone which shall sink into the heart, the general language of humanity as connected with the subject of death–the.

The poetry collected here is pretty great, which should be obvious because of Wordsworth's influence on English poetry, English-language poetry in a more general sense, and Romanticism in a more specific sense.

Unfortunately, the collection is a bit neutered, as it picks and chooses/5. Wordsworth’s prose piece, titled ‘Essay upon Epitaphs’, is an in-depth discussion of immortality that relies on the practice of using letters to inscribe epitaphs on monuments and graves.

Wordsworth is very concerned with the naming of people, places and locations in his poems. Wordsworth on Epitaph se, the Essays upon Epitaphs pose problems for those hoping to understand Wordsworth’s poetic theory that one simply does not face in, for example, the “Preface to Lyrical Ballads” or the “note to The Thorn,” texts which are not obviously limited in their applicability to one poetic genre, and certainly not to a genre so ambiguously definedAuthor: Bradley Depew.

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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.

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