William Wordsworth (poet)

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William Wordsworth (7 April 1770 – 23 April 1850) was an English Romantic poet who, with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped to launch the Romantic Age in English literature with their joint publication Lyrical Ballads (1798).

Wordsworth's magnum opus is generally considered to be The Prelude, a semi-autobiographical poem of his early years that he revised and expanded a number of times. It was posthumously titled and published by his wife in the year of his death, before which it was generally known as "the poem to Coleridge".

Wordsworth was Poet Laureate from 1843 until his death from pleurisy on 23 April 1850.

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Discography

Spokenword

YearTitleArtistRatingReleases
2008The Great PoetsVarious Artists1

Album

YearTitleArtistRatingReleases
2009Words for YouVarious Artists1

Album + Spokenword

YearTitleArtistRatingReleases
1996The Best Poetry Album in the World…Ever!Various Artists1
2007Favourite PoetryVarious Artists1

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