The Resource The prelude, or Growth of a poet's mind : an autobiographical poem, by William Wordsworth

The prelude, or Growth of a poet's mind : an autobiographical poem, by William Wordsworth

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The prelude, or Growth of a poet's mind : an autobiographical poem
Title
The prelude, or Growth of a poet's mind
Title remainder
an autobiographical poem
Statement of responsibility
by William Wordsworth
Title variation
Growth of a poet's mind
Creator
Contributor
Author
Dedicatee
Donor
Honoree
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • A92
  • 152
  • p. 35-36
Citation source
  • Reed, M.L. Bibliography of William Wordsworth, 1787-1930
  • Healey, G.H. Cornell Wordsworth Collection
  • Wise, T.J. Two Lake poets
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1770-1850
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wordsworth, William
Dewey number
821/.7
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5864
LC item number
.A1 1850
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1772-1834
  • 1801-1858
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
  • Moxon, Edward
  • Hirsh, Edward L.
  • Hirsh, John C.
  • Bradbury & Evans
  • Edward Moxon & Co
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Wordsworth, William
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The prelude, or Growth of a poet's mind : an autobiographical poem, by William Wordsworth
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Publication
Note
  • "The present Poem was intended to be introductory to the Recluse ..." of which the second part alone, the Excursion, was finished--"Advertisement" p. vi-vii
  • Half-title
  • "London : Bradbury and Evans, Printers, Whitefriars."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (x, 374 pages)
Form of item
online
Immediate source of acquisition
John C. Hirsh;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Burns Library copy 1: first edition, first state, embossed purple cloth trade binding with 8-page advertisements, dated July 1850, inserted at front; additional leaf of advertisements "Wordsworth's poems" on leaf 2C2 recto at end.
  • Burns Library copy 2: first edition, state unknown due to half-rebinding in later 19th century in gold-tooled calf over marbled boards; elaborate gilt spine with 5 raised bands; red morocco title panel "Wordsworth. The prelude"; marbled endpapers; marbled edges; binder unknown.
  • Burns Library copy 2: advertisements and half-title page wanting.
Ownership
Burns Library copy 2: gift of Dr. John Hirsh in memory of his father, Dr. Edward L. Hirsh, professor of English at Boston College.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The prelude, or Growth of a poet's mind : an autobiographical poem, by William Wordsworth
Link
Publication
Note
  • "The present Poem was intended to be introductory to the Recluse ..." of which the second part alone, the Excursion, was finished--"Advertisement" p. vi-vii
  • Half-title
  • "London : Bradbury and Evans, Printers, Whitefriars."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (x, 374 pages)
Form of item
online
Immediate source of acquisition
John C. Hirsh;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Burns Library copy 1: first edition, first state, embossed purple cloth trade binding with 8-page advertisements, dated July 1850, inserted at front; additional leaf of advertisements "Wordsworth's poems" on leaf 2C2 recto at end.
  • Burns Library copy 2: first edition, state unknown due to half-rebinding in later 19th century in gold-tooled calf over marbled boards; elaborate gilt spine with 5 raised bands; red morocco title panel "Wordsworth. The prelude"; marbled endpapers; marbled edges; binder unknown.
  • Burns Library copy 2: advertisements and half-title page wanting.
Ownership
Burns Library copy 2: gift of Dr. John Hirsh in memory of his father, Dr. Edward L. Hirsh, professor of English at Boston College.
Specific material designation
remote

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