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Wordsworth and the Poetry of Sincerity

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$65.00 • €48.00

ISBN 9780674424258

Publication Date: 01/01/1964

285 pages

Belknap Press


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  • 1. The Challenge of Sincerity
  • 2. Sincerity and Counter Ideals
  • 3. The Process of Composition
  • 4. The Adequacy of Language
  • 5. The Psychology of Belief
  • 6. Wordsworth and His Audience
  • 7. Resources of Style and Expression: I
  • 8. Resources of Style and Expression: II
  • 9. The Late Poems
  • Abbreviations Used in Notes
  • Notes
  • Index

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