Robert Southey was born in Bristol in 1774 and died at his home on the outskirts of Keswick in 1843. The son of a
bankrupt linen-draper, he was educated at Westminster School and Balliol College, Oxford, which he left without
Part One is the first-ever collected edition of the letters written during the earliest period of Southey’s
[A transcription of Bloomfield's prose journal of his Wye tour from the text as it appears,
Fourth International Conference
"Placing and Displacing Romanticism"
15-18 July 1995