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English Language Notes (2002) 39 (4): 25–33.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Robin C. Dix Copyright © 2002 Regents of the University of Colorado 2002 June 2002 25 WORDSWORTH AND LUCRETIUS: THE PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPACT OF CREECH S TRANSLATION I W ordsworth s intim ate knowledge of, and enthusiasm for, Lucretius are well attested, and have been exam ined by several recent...
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English Language Notes (2016) 54 (1): 59–75.
Published: 01 March 2016
... allowing the primal to be, as something in motion and exis­ tence, but also as the reference of a ruin or artifact, a concatenation of forces, unnamable in their indeterminacy, human or geological, natural or supernatural, erupting from the past. Within another well-known Wordsworth poem, an even more...
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English Language Notes (2016) 54 (1): 43–57.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Miranda Burgess Copyright © 2016 Regents of the University of Colorado 2016 HOW WORDSWORTH TELLS: N u m e r a t io n , Va l u a t io n , a n d D w e l l i n g in W e a r e S e v e n M ir a n d a B u r g ess In tro d u ctio n Like m any before it, th is essay e xp lo re s th e pro b le m o...
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English Language Notes (2003) 41 (1): 62–69.
Published: 01 September 2003
...David Chandler Copyright © 2003 Regents of the University of Colorado 2003 62 English Language Notes DICKENS ON WORDSWORTH: NICHOLAS NICKLEBY AND THE COPYRIGHT QUESTION Dickens had little love for Wordsworth, Forster noted, rather tersely, in his Life.' There is no obvious reason to doubt...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (2): 96–102.
Published: 01 December 2005
... to one reference in O Brian s journals where he wrote Com plete idleness on my part. I finished Mansfield Park 8cwith it allJA s works (99-100). This was one o f many times that O Brian reread A usten s novels. WORDSWORTH PREPARES TO MOVE FROM GRASMERE (1810): AN UNPUBLISHED LETTER A hitherto...
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English Language Notes (2003) 41 (2): 43–56.
Published: 01 December 2003
... (forthcoming). THE BEE-POLITICS IN WORDSWORTH S VERNAL ODE For, so work the honey-bees, Creatures that by a rule in nature teach The act of order to a peopled kingdom. They have a king, and officers of sorts; Where some, like magistrates, correct at home; Others, like merchants, venture trade abroad; Others...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (2): 102–115.
Published: 01 December 2005
... with the death o f Benson s au n t in earlyjanuary 1809 (as a note on the m anuscript makes clear), was in the same village. For A rthur Benson and his b ro th er Richard at Hawkshead G ram m ar School, see T. W. Thom pson, Wordsworth s Hawkshead, ed. Robert Woof (London: O xford UP, 1970) 368. For the Benson...
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English Language Notes (2000) 37 (4): 52–61.
Published: 01 June 2000
.... THE POLITICS OF COMPASSION: [THE DISCHARGED SOLDIER] AND THE OLD CUMBERLAND BEGGAR One of the very first poems which Wordsworth wrote after the crisis of his m ind and spirit in th e m id 1790s is ab o u t an unexpected encounter with a discharged soldier which took place a long time ago in his childhood...
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English Language Notes (2000) 38 (2): 96–107.
Published: 01 December 2000
... is recuperative. From h er post-Lacanian perspective, the poetry of Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley, and Keats is neither com plicit with an econom y fo u n d ed on the work o f m ourning n o r ig norant o f th at econom y s operations and questionable compensations (19). Rather, the poetry...
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English Language Notes (2002) 39 (3): 31–41.
Published: 01 March 2002
... aspect of the presentation of the 1800 volumes, and the famous Preface is an appeal for careful and sympathetic read­ ing. Wordsworth there spoke of writers gratifying certain known habits of association in their readers; it seems reasonable to ask, as he m ust have done, what associations readers...
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English Language Notes (2003) 41 (1): 53–61.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., but because of the form of the letter itself. Its minimalism and its elegiac tone cry out to the reader, much as the inscription on a tombstone. Even though Byron resists Wordsworth, and even though what Geoffrey Hartman characterizes as Byron s criti­ cism of Wordsworth s lack of urbanity15is apparent...
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English Language Notes (2001) 39 (2): 28–45.
Published: 01 December 2001
... writing of The Prelude stretched over m ore than forty years during which Wordsworth deferred the outcom e of his project through his incessant revisions;2 Wordsworth, in fact, never hoped to com plete his project during his lifetime.3 Pub­ D ecem ber 2001 29 lished posthumously, The Prelude (so nam ed...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (2): 93–96.
Published: 01 December 2005
... wrote Com plete idleness on my part. I finished Mansfield Park 8cwith it allJA s works (99-100). This was one o f many times that O Brian reread A usten s novels. WORDSWORTH PREPARES TO MOVE FROM GRASMERE (1810): AN UNPUBLISHED LETTER A hitherto unrecorded letter to Arthur Benson of Abbots Redding...
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English Language Notes (2000) 37 (4): 90–94.
Published: 01 June 2000
... ination o f the com m unitarian lyric an d the poet- 92 English Language Notes ics of intervention (which begin in the works of Wordsworth and Spence in the 1790s and persists into the work of Linton and Morris near the en d o f the century) distinguishesjanow itz s book. Janowitz does not limit h er...
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English Language Notes (2004) 42 (1): 90–91.
Published: 01 September 2004
... + 624. he. $45.00. 0-19-818425-9. W arkentin, Germaine, ed. Tudor and Stuart Texts: The Queen s Majesty s Passage and Related Documents. Toronto: Centre for Reformation an d Renaissance Studies, 2004. Pp. 158. pb. 0-7727-2024-X. Wordsworth, William. T he Cornell Wordsworth: Sonnet Series and Itinerary...
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English Language Notes (2003) 40 (4): 11–24.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Proceeding from a posi­ tion known as deep ecology (which places the Earth n o t hum an beings at the center o f an environm ental ethic),Joplin approvingly finds Wordsworth moving towards a potentially eco­ logical w orld as he rejects a hum an-centered, o r anthropocentric, approach to the Earth...
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English Language Notes (2010) 48 (2): 201–213.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Hollis Robbins Copyright © 2010 Regents of the University of Colorado 2010 W e A re s e v e n and the F irst B ritish C e n s u s HOLLIS ROBBINS W illiam Wordsworth's "We Are Seven," first published in W ordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge's 1798 volume, Lyrical Ballads, features...
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English Language Notes (2002) 39 (3): 41–54.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Peter Knox-Shaw Copyright © 2002 Regents of the University of Colorado 2002 March 2002 41 16H. W. Garrod, Wordsworth: Lectures and Essays, 2nd ed. (Oxford: C larendon P, 1927) 152. 17The Works ofJohnDryden, ed. Edw ard Niles H ooker, H. T. Sw edenberg, et al. 20 vols (Berkeley: U o f C...
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English Language Notes (2009) 47 (1): 233–236.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Romantic literature and art, and literary theory. He has published three books: Wordsworth: The Sense o f History (Stanford University Press, 1989), The Laws o f Cool: Knowledge Work and the Culture o f Information (University of Chicago Press, 2004), and Local Transcendence: Essays on Post­ modern...
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English Language Notes (2003) 41 (2): 36–43.
Published: 01 December 2003
... the qualities of guidance and spiritual mentorship that Wordsworth assigns to Nature in Tintern Abbey (1798). What is strange, how­ ever, is that the poet uses sweetness to describe both Simplic­ ity and Fancy. On the other hand, it may be argued that Collins uses Fancy as a metonymical representation...