Track 1: Being in the lake district

How Wordsworth time in this area influenced his work.


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Tracks in this podcast:

Track   Title Description
1 Being in the lake district    How Wordsworth time in this area influenced his work. Play now Being in the lake district
2 Home at Grasmere    Extract from the poem, as well an exploration of how it was developed. Play now Home at Grasmere
3 Finding Inspiration    By dissecting Wordsworth’s manuscripts and Dorothy’s journals we can see what experiences had the biggest impact on his poetry. Play now Finding Inspiration
4 Thomas De Quincey    The journalist Thomas De Quincey documented the time he spent with the Wordsworth’s. Play now Thomas De Quincey
5 Quincey on Dove Cottage    Thomas De Quincey moved into dove cottage after the Wordsworth’s left. Play now Quincey on Dove Cottage
6 Legacy of Dove Cottage    After Wordsworth’s death, Dove Cottage grew in popularity. Play now Legacy of Dove Cottage