William Blake on His Poetry and Painting: A Study of A Descriptive Catalogue , Other Prose Writings and Jerusalem

William Blake on His Poetry and Painting: A Study of A Descriptive Catalogue , Other Prose Writings and Jerusalem

by Hazard Adams

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780786449866
Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date: 11/04/2010
Pages: 199
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Professor emeritus at the University of Washington’s department of comparative literature, Hazard Adams lives in Shelton, Washington. He is known internationally as a scholar of William Blake, W.B. Yeats, Joyce Cary, and the history of criticism.

Table of Contents

Preface 1

Introduction 3

Part I

1 A Descriptive Catalogue 7

2 A Vision of the Last Judgment 47

3 A Public Address 59

4 On Homers Poetry and On Virgil 67

5 Laocoön 74

6 On His Arts: In the Letters 82

7 Retrospective: The Early Tractates 94

Part II

8 On Poetry, His Poetry, and Other Poets 101

9 From the Prose to Jerusalem 123

10 From Jerusalem and the Prose to Yeats and Joyce 162

Postscript 185

Index 187

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