Some consider The Prelude to be William Wordsworth’s masterpiece.
I mouth the names I read off the spines, at least the ones I can make out: Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, William Wordsworth.
Lauren Oliver -- Delirium
"Candide" never bored anybody except William Wordsworth.
Voltaire -- Candide
Flat ground is as important to Roethke’s psyche, and therefore to his poetry, as the steep terrain of the English Lake District famously was to William Wordsworth.
Thomas C. Foster -- How to Read Literature Like a Professor
"Alfred Tennyson," and "William Wordsworth."
Thomas Wolfe -- Look Homeward, Angel
It is a proof that poetry can be equal to and true at the same time, an example of that completely adequate poetry which the Russian woman sought from Anna Akhmatova and which William Wordsworth produced at a corresponding moment of historical crisis and personal dismay almost exactly two hundred years ago.