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- The Ambiguity of Sound and Silence: The Prelude. Liu, Yu // Essays in Literature;Fall94, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p185
Discusses William Wordsworth's poem `The Prelude.' Contrast between sound and silence; Correlations between human infancy and poetic origin; Subjective reality.
- The betrayals of `Tintern Abbey'. Randel, Fred V. // Studies in Romanticism;Fall93, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p379
Studies the treatment of the theme of betrayal in William Wordsworth's poem `Tintern Abbey.' Suppression of history; Use of imagery of buildings and ruins; Wordsworth's endorsement of the temporal continuity of beauty; Linkage of nature and history; Effacement of female presences.
- Wordsworth's `lamphole' of `loophole'? A glimmering from the Prelude. Davies, Damian Walford // Notes & Queries;Dec96, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p424
Focuses on the reference made by James Butler and Karen Green in their `Lyrical Ballads and Other Poems, 1797-1800,' regarding the word `lamphole,' in William Wordsworth's composition `Are There No Groans?' Possibility of the `lamphole' actually being `loophole'; Excerpts of the poem.
- WORDSWORTH AND THE ENCHANTERS. Williamson, Karina // Review of English Studies;Aug1985, Vol. 36 Issue 143, p355
This article focuses on the poet William Wordsworth. The famous passage in Book Tenth describing the ecstatic hope with which youthful idealists, Wordsworth among them, greeted the French revolution. Recapitulating this stage of his development in Book Eleventh, Wordsworth describes it in terms...
- Gender, transgression, and the two Wordsworths in `Tintern Abbey'. Essick, Robert N. // Texas Studies in Literature & Language;Fall94, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p291
Presents an analysis of gender and transgression in William Wordsworth's poem `Tintern Abbey.' Gender perception in the author's period; Author's composition of place; Shift in lexical modalities.
- Wordsworth's "The Mad Mother": The Poetics and Politics of Identification. Hale, Robert // Wordsworth Circle;Summer2008, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p108
A literary criticism of the poem "The Mad Mother," by William Wordsworth is presented. According to the article the poem reveals his own shifting sympathies and his commitment to the idea of similitude in dissimilitude. It further examines the importance of similarity and difference in...
- Inventing the 'little space of intermediate time:' Wordsworthian Reflexive Historicism in 'The... Hadley, Karen // Criticism;Fall 2000, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p469
Examines Books Seven and Eight of William Wordsworth's poem 'The Prelude.' Wordsworthian historiography representing cross-cultural comparison within the temporalities of modern times; Poem's presentation of the Wordsworthian version of self-reflexive Romantic historicism; Arguments regarding...
- Wordsworth, panoramas, and prospect of London. King, Ross // Studies in Romanticism;Spring93, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p57
Discusses Book Seventh of William Wordsworth's 'The Prelude,' which explores the relationship between nature or reality and its figurative representation. London Panoramas; Other works which also discuss reality and its representation.
- TINTERN ABBEY, ONCE AGAIN. Prynne, J. H. // Glossator: Practice & Theory of the Commentary;Fall2009, Vol. 1, p81
The article offers poetry criticism of the poem "Tintern Abbey," by William Wordsworth. It states that analysis has been made on the rhetorical and incremental structure of the poem. The author notes that the most germinal phase of the central composition of Wordsworth in the ordering of his...