Blake Records / Edition 2

Blake Records / Edition 2

by G. E. Bentley Jr., G. E. Bentley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300096852

ISBN-13: 9780300096859

Pub. Date: 01/20/2004

Publisher: Yale University Press

Poet, painter, engraver, and mystic, William Blake (1757-1827) is unequalled for the imaginary force and visionary power of his works. This fascinating book collects all the known documentary records relating to Blake's long and productive life. Distinguished Blake expert, G. E. Bentley, Jr., editor of the first edition of Blake Records and Blake Records Supplement,

Overview

Poet, painter, engraver, and mystic, William Blake (1757-1827) is unequalled for the imaginary force and visionary power of his works. This fascinating book collects all the known documentary records relating to Blake's long and productive life. Distinguished Blake expert, G. E. Bentley, Jr., editor of the first edition of Blake Records and Blake Records Supplement, brings together new and updated material on Blake's life, career, family, friends, and patrons. The result of decades of research, this book is comprehensive, accessible, and highly enlightening.

Author Biography: G. E. Bentley, Jr., is emeritus professor of English at the University of Toronto and the author of numerous books about William Blake.

Published for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300096859
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
01/20/2004
Series:
The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
988
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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