William Wordsworth, 1770-1970
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William Wordsworth, 1770-1970 essays of general interest on Wordsworth and his time

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Published by Printed for the Trustees of Dove Cottage by Lund Humphries in Bradford .
Written in English


  • Wordsworth, William, -- 1770-1850.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Nesta Clutterbuck.
ContributionsClutterbuck, Nesta.
LC ClassificationsPR5881 W47 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination45 p., [13] p. of plates :
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19177801M

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