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The Prelude

The Prelude

Measuring Time in a Blissful Dawn: William Wordsworth and American Newspapers during the French Revolution

3-william_wordsworth-sm.jpg In The Prelude, English poet William Wordsworth—who spent extended time in France during the 1790s—recounted his enthrallment with the French Revolution. "Bliss was it in that dawn to be alive," reads a passage from Book Ten. "But to be young was very heaven! O times . . . When...

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