About Philip Adams

Senior Assistant Librarian at De Montfort University. I am interested in digital preservation and the use of data to measure a library's impact. All comments own.

“Like others I had read, and eagerly / Sometimes, the master pamphlets of the day”: political pamphlets online

Part-way into the Ninth Book of his Prelude (1805), William Wordsworth reflects on his engagement with the political debates of the revolutionary times in which he lived.  The unexpected enjambement (butting together) of ‘eagerly / Sometimes’ hints at the ambivalence … Continue reading