William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth was an English poet whose verse is some of the most influential and important in the English language. Read more about William Wordsworth.

Some of Wordsworth’s most famous poems include I Wandered Lonely as a CloudLucy Gray, The World is Too Much With Us, My Heart Leaps Up, and Lines Composed a Few Miles above Tintern Abbey.

To a Butterfly

There are two poems by the title ‘To a Butterfly’ in William Wordsworth’s 1807 poetry collection, “Poems, in Two Volumes.” The first poem is the best-known in comparison to the latter one.

To Toussaint L’Ouverture

‘To Toussaint L’Ouverture’ by William Wordsworth is a sonnet dedicated to François-Dominique Toussaint Louverture, a renowned leader of the Haitian revolution. He transformed the slave rebellion into a revolutionary movement.


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