Romanticism was an artistic, literary, and intellectual movement that originated in europe toward the end of the 18th century various dates are given for the romantic period but here the publishing of william wordsworth's lyrical ballads in 1798 is taken as the beginning, and the crowning of queen victoria in 1837 as its. I created this video with the youtube video editor (.
History of europe - revolution and the growth of industrial society, 1789–1914: developments in 19th-century europe are bounded by two great events the french revolution broke out in 1789, and its effects reverberated throughout much of europe for many decades world war i began in 1914 its inception resulted from. English literature - the romantic period: as a term to cover the most distinctive writers who flourished in the last years of the 18th century and the first decades of the after his visit to germany in 1798–99, he renewed attention to the links between the subtler forces in nature and the human psyche this attention bore fruit in.
Of lyrical ballads because early romanticism is so strongly associated with the ideals of the french revolution, which wordsworth and coleridge had enthusiastically embraced as younger men although both poets had suffered disenchantment over political developments in france since the mid-1790s, their criticism of.
Wordsworth's 'lines written a few miles above tintern abbey, on revisiting the banks of the wye during a tour, 13 july 1798' is the climatic poem of lyrical ballads (1798) although wordsworth in the poem's opening lines we learn that the speaker is revisiting the wye after a period of five years the man who visited the.