William Blake: The Poems

William Blake: The Poems

by Nicholas Marsh
     
 

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"William Blake's illuminated poems and prophecies were ignored in his own time. Now, however, the Songs of Innocence and Experience is an established collection of lyrics, and Blake's 'prophetic books' are widely admired and studied. The first part of this book leads the reader into the Songs of Innocence and Experience via detailed analysis of individual poems and an… See more details below

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"William Blake's illuminated poems and prophecies were ignored in his own time. Now, however, the Songs of Innocence and Experience is an established collection of lyrics, and Blake's 'prophetic books' are widely admired and studied. The first part of this book leads the reader into the Songs of Innocence and Experience via detailed analysis of individual poems and an informative discussion of the designs on Blake's illuminated plates." Part 2 provides the background information you need as a student of Blake.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230348073
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
07/17/2012
Series:
Analysing Texts Series
Edition description:
Second Edition,Revised Edition,2nd edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.90(d)

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