William Wordsworth (1770-1850)
The Prelude
(Wordsworth and the French Revolution )

Important Dates:
1770:  Born 
1771:  Dorothy Born
1778:  Mother's Death
1783:  Father's Death
1787:  Enters Cambridge
1790:  Tour of France
1791:  Degree from Cambridge
1791-92:  Second Tour of France
1792:  Daughter Anne-Caroline Born
1795:  Bequest from Raisley Calvert
1797:  Moves to Alfoxden
1798:  Lyrical Ballads published
1798-99:  Winter in Germany
1799:  Moves to Grasmere 
1802:  Marriage to Mary Hutchinson
1805:  Brother John drowns
1812:  Deaths of children, Catherine and Thomas
1813:  Moves to Rydal Mount 
1843:  Becomes Poet Laureate
1850:  Dies

Homework Questions:
452:

from Book Ninth: Residence in France
489: 490: 495: from Book Tenth:  Residence in France and French Revolution
496: 497: 501: 503-4:
Other Discussion Questions:
452: 490: 492: 494: 495: 497: 498: 499: 500: 501: 502-3: 503: 504-5:
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