The Life of William Blake

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Courier Corporation, 1998 - Art - 533 pages
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Classic 1863 biography-largely credited with rescuing the great English poet and painter from oblivion-offers sensitive discussions of Blake's childhood, years as an engraver's apprentice, relations with patrons and employers, trial for treason, declining health, untimely death, much more. Also, expert critical commentary on boyhood poems, and great poetic and artistic masterpieces of Blake's maturity. Over 40 of Blake's own illustrations.
 

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flawed, dated and responsible for many of the misconceptions in Blake Studies. Yet, indispensable. Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER l
1
CHAPTER IV
24
CHAPTER V
52
WORLD 178284 2211 2527 44
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CHAPTER VII
118
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137
CHAPTER XVI
145
A KEEN EMPLOYER
219
GLEAMS 01 PATRONAGE
230
PERSONAL DETAILS
327
CHAPTER XXXV
337
CHAPTER XXXVI
351
CHAPTER XXIV
379
POSTHUMOUs r8z731
383
CHAPTER XXXIX
388

CHAPTER XVII
158
CHAPTER XVIII
165
CHAPTER XIX
192
CHAPTER XX
200
INVENTIONS TO THE BooR or Jon
397
B1 iuuzs DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE
497
INDEX
527
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