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The Prelude

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

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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