William Wordsworth Country

The Wordsworth's Continental Tour 1820


This book examines the writing inspired by the tour of the continent undertaken in 1820 by William Wordsworth, his wife and sister. Pamela Woof's scholarship takes us on a journey of discovery as we travel across Europe with William, Dorothy and Mary. Samples of each writer's style and response are examined in the text.

Pamela Woof has edited Dorothy Wordsworth's Grasmere and Alfoxden Journals. She is President of the Wordsworth Trust.

Published by the Wordsworth Trust


73 pp

Weight 160g