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The Romantics - Liberty (BBC documentary)

Please enjoy and subscribe too. Thanks! Peter Ackroyd reveals how the radical ideas of liberty that inspired the French Revolution opened up a world of possi...
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This youtube video provides great infomation about the context during the time of the Romantics. It provides infromation on what inspired the Romantics to write their poems. It also touches on the French Revolution and how it influenced the works of the Romantics.

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09 Jun 1952 - LEADER OF ROMANTICS

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This article information on William Wordsworth and the context to his poetry. Although it provides this information, it is very limited.

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BBC - History - Historic Figures: William Wordsworth (1770-1850)

BBC - History - Historic Figures: William Wordsworth (1770-1850) | The Romantics | Scoop.it
18th-19th century Romantic poet
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This article provides lots of information about William Wordsworth's life and also how he got to writing poems.

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William Wordsworth - Biography and Works. Search Texts, Read Online. Discuss.

William Wordsworth - Biography and Works. Search Texts, Read Online. Discuss. | The Romantics | Scoop.it
William Wordsworth. Biography of William Wordsworth and a searchable collection of works.
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This website is very factual in describing William Wordsworth's life. It contains many aspects of his life and is very interesting. It provides a huge amount of context behind the poems he's created.

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SparkNotes: Wordsworth’s Poetry: Context

A short William Wordsworth biography describes William Wordsworth's life, times, and work. Also explains the historical and literary context that influenced Wordsworth’s Poetry.

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This had good infromation about the context of William Wordsworth's poems and what influenced him to write the poems we all know today

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Hanna Hughes's comment, November 19, 2013 1:39 AM
William Wordsworth Biography and his context
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Wordsworth Biography. his hirtorical and literary context of Wordsworth

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William Wordsworth : Biography

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Biography of William Wordsworth
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This gives lots of information William Wordsworth's life. It is a biography and it includes information on William's early life before he started to write poems.

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Literary Reference Center - powered by EBSCOhost: Chapter 12: Songs of Innocence and of Experience (1789, 1794) 1811-63.

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This page is a good record of the context of William Blake's famous books, Songs of Inocence and Songs of Experience. It provides knowledge on what works he published and the context behind each piece.

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