William Wordsworth

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Noun1.William Wordsworth - a romantic English poet whose work was inspired by the Lake District where he spent most of his life (1770-1850)William Wordsworth - a romantic English poet whose work was inspired by the Lake District where he spent most of his life (1770-1850)
lake poets - English poets at the beginning of the 19th century who lived in the Lake District and were inspired by it
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She ends with discussion of the rhetorical and representational patterns of novels in relation to romantic lyrics in William Wordsworth, William Cowper, Smith, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and John Keats.
To really understand how the relationship between the arts and sciences changed, Klancher investigated and traced the influence of poets, lecturers, moral philosophers, scientists and literary critics, including Samuel Taylor Coleridge, William Wordsworth, William Godwin and Jeremy Bentham.
Between the publication of The Woodlanders and The Crystal Cabinet Mortimer registered a "broad tendency" in the arts which sought to fuse British romantic figurations, motifs and archetypes-especially the work of Wordsworth, William Blake and Samuel Palmer-with stylistic tactics drawn from the "continental modernist experimentation" of Cezanne, Picasso and Matisse (Hauser 4-7).