William Blake

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One of the great English Romantic poets, William Blake, was an artist, poet, mystic and visionary. His work ranges from the deceptively simple and lyrical ‘Songs of Innocence’ and their counterpart ‘Experience’ to highly elaborate, apocalyptic works, such as ‘The Four Zoas’, ‘Milton’ and ‘Jerusalum’.

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One of the great English Romantic poets, William Blake (1757-1827) was an artist, poet, mystic and visionary. His work ranges from the deceptively simple and lyrical Songs of Innocence and their counterpoint Experience – which juxtapose poems such as ‘The Lamb’ and ‘The Tyger’, and ‘The Blossom’ and ‘The Sick Rose’ – to highly elaborate, apocalyptic works, such as The Four Zoas, Milton and Jerusalem. Throughout his life Blake drew on a rich heritage of philosophy, religion and myth, to create a poetic worlds illuminated by his spiritual and revolutionary beliefs that have fascinated, intrigued and enchanted readers for generations.

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Weight 0.711 kg
Dimensions 19.8 × 12.9 × 4.5 cm
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Cover

Paperback

Pages

1071

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

821.7 (edition:18)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K