Lyrical Ballads: With a Few Other Poems (1798)
Lyrical Ballads: With A Few Other Poems (1798) is a collection of poetry written by William Wordsworth, one of the most celebrated poets of the Romantic era. The book is a collaboration between Wordsworth and his friend and fellow poet, Samuel Taylor Coleridge. It is considered a landmark in English literature, as it marked the beginning of the Romantic movement.The collection includes some of Wordsworth's most famous poems, such as ""Tintern Abbey"" and ""The Rime of the Ancient Mariner"" by Coleridge. The poems are written in a simple, conversational style, with a focus on nature and the everyday experiences of ordinary people. The collection was revolutionary in its use of everyday language and its emphasis on the emotions and experiences of the individual.Lyrical Ballads was published in two volumes, with the first volume containing poems written by Wordsworth and the second volume containing poems written by both Wordsworth and Coleridge. The book was well-received by critics and readers alike, and it helped to establish Wordsworth as one of the leading poets of his time.Overall, Lyrical Ballads: With A Few Other Poems (1798) is a seminal work in English literature, and it continues to be studied and celebrated to this day.This Is A New Release Of The Original 1798 Edition.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.