|Country||Great Britain – United Kingdom
|Title||Great Britain – United Kingdom. FDC Sc. 5621.
The Bi-Centenary of the Birth of William Wordsworth,
FDC Cancellation on Plain Envelope
|Description||William Wordsworth was an English Romantic poet who, with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped to launch the Romantic Age in English literature with their joint publication Lyrical Ballads.
Born 7 April 1770 in Cockermouth, Cumberland, England
Died 23 April 1850 (aged 80) in Rydal, Westmorland, England
Stamp Sc. 621– “Grasmere” (from engraving by J Farington, R.A.)
Authors | Commemoration | Culture | Famous People | Landscapes | Literary People (Poets and Writers)
FDC Cancellation on FDC Envelope.
|Used/Unused||FDC Cancellation – Cockermouth, Cumberland, 3.06.1970
Sent to Southampton