The Poetical Works Of William Wordsworth Volume 6

Paperback | October 12, 2012

byWilliam Wordsworth

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1884 edition. Excerpt: ...the throng, Performed their parts with gesture and with song!"--Coninoton. These celebrations became identified with the nine Dionysiac festivals. See Virgil Georg. II., 380. There is a reference to the dignity of tragedy throughout the sonnet, and yet to the fact that it is a passing shew.--Ed. Beneath her vine-leaf crown the green Earth reels: Backward, in rapid evanescence, wheels The venerable pageantry of Time, Each beetling rampart, and each tower sublime, And what the Dell unwillingly reveals Of lurking cloistral arch, through trees espied Near the bright River's edge. Yet why repine? To muse, to creep, to halt at will, to gaze--Such sweet way-faring--of life's spring the pride, Her summer's faithful joy--that still is mine, And in fit measure cheers autumnal days.1 Mss7.... Yet why repine 1 Pedestrian liberty shall yet be mine To muse, to creep, to halt at will, to gaze: Freedom which youth with copious hand supplied, May in fit measure bless my later days. 1s22. "Saturday 22d.--We were anxious, at least Wm. was, to be in Switzerland, and we must follow our destiny. Leaving the rich plain, cune to the fine range of mountains we saw yesterday, and to the side of the glorious river, by which we have since travelled. Magnificent heights on its banks. The most abrupt and fantastic outlines; Convents (what an exquisite one that first which pushed itself forward on the green shore, where the river bends in its course); Ruined Castles, looking at each other from aloft, or down upon the convents, lurk in the woody clefts; picturesque Villages with their spires, at every turn of this stately winding river; beautiful road following its windings; every variety of form given to the rocks: and affecting intimations brought to mind, by the...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1884 edition. Excerpt: ...the throng, Performed their parts with gesture and with song!"--Coninoton. These celebrations became identified...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:132 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.28 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217364861

ISBN - 13:9780217364867

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