Wordsworth's Monastic Inheritance : Poetry, Place, and the Sense of Community Hardback
by Jessica (Leverhulme Trust Early Career Research Fellow, Department of English, University of Br Fay
Part of the Oxford English Monographs series
The first extended examination of the influence of monasticism on Wordsworth's writing.
Covering the poet's development between 1806 and 1822, it considers how a series of sources describing medieval monastic life in the north of England influenced Wordsworth's thinking about regional attachment, trans-historical community, and national cohesion.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 256 pages, 4 Illustrations, 1 Map
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- Publication Date: 15/05/2018
- Category: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900
- ISBN: 9780198816201