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Dorothy Wordsworth, selections from the journals

by Dorothy Wordsworth

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Published by W. Pickering in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wordsworth, Dorothy, -- 1771-1855 -- Diaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSelections from the journals of Dorothy Wordsworth.
    Statementedited by Paul Hamilton.
    SeriesPickering women"s classics
    ContributionsHamilton, Paul
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5849 .A8 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvii, 191 p.
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18812140M
    ISBN 101851960309

    Dorothy Wordsworth (), born on Christmas Day, was sister to the poet William. They shared a home for most of their lives, after having been separated for some years while growing up. I’ve long had an appetite for reading the ‘letters of ’, but hadn’t seriously looked at journals until I read Dorothy’s.   Pamela Woof’s Dorothy Wordsworth, Writer, her Wordsworth Trust booklets, and a sequence of scholarly articles, have made a signal contribution to understanding the nature of the Wordsworths’ relationship. A careful mapping of their mutual influence in and – was greatly helped by her edition of the Grasmere and Alfoxden.

      A beautiful reading of a selection from the diaries of Dorothy Wordsworth. Also Includes the odd letter and poem by her brother William. side 1 side 2 side 3 side 4 The next note Dorothy makes is to explain that they have now rested under a furze brush. They seem to be near a lake, and Dorothy explains how rough the wind made the lake. In the following sentences, Dorothy takes on the common trait she portrays in her Grasmere Journals of being an observer, as though she is looking out through a window (Woof.

    William married in married Mary Hutchinson, who was Dorothy's best friend. The marriage was happy but Dorothy was too hysterical to attend the wedding. When Thomas De Quincey met William there in , he also made the acquaintance with Dorothy. In the household lived also Mrs. Wordsworth, two children, and at that time one servant. Wordsworth's "exquisite sister", as Coleridge described her, was not only the cherished companion of the two poets, but also a writer who possessed a geniune poetic imagination in her own right. The journals she kept at Alfoxden, in , where her brother and Coleridge were composing the Lyrical Ballads and at Grasmere from to , when she and Wordsworth .


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Born in Cumberland, British Romantic poet and prose writer Dorothy Wordsworth was the third of five children. Her mother died when Wordsworth was six, and she moved to Halifax to live with her aunt. In she enrolled in Hipperholme Boarding School. When her father died inthe family’s financial situation worsened and the children were sent to live with their uncles.

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