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WORDSWORTH, W.: Famous Authors - The Life and Work of William Wordsworth (music by L. van Beethoven) (Documentary, 2007)

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van
The Life and Work of William Wordsworth
Parkin, Simon
Hossick, Malcolm
Mistry, Jagdish
Television Director: Hossick, Malcolm

Narrator: Hossick, Malcolm
Piano: Parkin, Simon
Violin: Mistry, Jagdish

Year of Production: 2007
Playing Time: 00:36:17
Catalogue Number: L7914DVD
UPC: 709629279148

William Wordsworth was born in Cockermouth in the Lake District in 1770. His father ran the estate of a local landowner and the family lived in a large and comfortable house. He was well educated at the grammar school in nearby Hawkshead and he went to St John's College Cambridge in 1737. He lived most of his life in his beloved Lake District enjoying the fame he achieved as the greatest poet of the romantic age.

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