Wordsworth, Baudelaire, and the Limits of Poetic Insight

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleWordsworth, Baudelaire, and the Limits of Poetic Insight Author(S)Quentin Bailey (Author)
Abstract  The article critiques the poetry of French poet Charles Baudelaire and English poet William Wordsworth. The author discusses the stylistic and linguistic impact of urban spaces and people. He comments on the effect of the beggar and of the anonymous poor on Romantic poetry. Other topics explored include rehabilitation of the poor, the identity of social outcasts, and the symbol of the blind beggar. ...Paginationp 150-168
SubjectLiteratureDescriptorsLiterature, Comparative
Journal TitleComparative Literature  
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