The Complete Poetry and Prose of William Blake

The Complete Poetry and Prose of William Blake

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by William Blake
     
 

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"[Blake] was a visionary, rather than a mystic, and like D. H. Lawrence and Sigmund Freud he hoped to encourage us to exalt our human potential. Perhaps William Blake can best be termed an apocalyptic humanist, who urges us never to forget that all deities reside within the human breast."—Harold Bloom, from the new forewordSee more details below

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"[Blake] was a visionary, rather than a mystic, and like D. H. Lawrence and Sigmund Freud he hoped to encourage us to exalt our human potential. Perhaps William Blake can best be termed an apocalyptic humanist, who urges us never to forget that all deities reside within the human breast."—Harold Bloom, from the new foreword

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Times Literary Supplement (TLS)

“[An] essential book in the study of an always fascinating author.”

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ISBN-13:
9780520256378
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
07/07/2008
Edition description:
With a New Foreword and Commentary by Harold Bloom
Pages:
1022
Sales rank:
628,332
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 2.30(d)

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"[An] essential book in the study of an always fascinating author."—Times Literary Supplement (Tls)

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