The Poetical Works Of William Wordsworth by William Wordsworth

This anthology is a comprehensive collection of the lyrical and philosophical poetry of a prominent English Romantic poet, known for his deep love of nature and his innovative use of language and verse. The volume spans the poet's entire career, featuring both well-known and lesser-known works, including his "Lyrical Ballads," which helped to launch the Romantic Age in English literature. The poems reflect the poet's meditations on humanity, the natural world, and the interplay between the two, often exploring themes of memory, mortality, and the transformative power of the imagination.

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Total Points: 186

Since this book was first published in 1807, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 186.0.

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