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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, U.K, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Blake, William, 1757-1827 -- Political and social views.,
    • Utopias in literature.,
    • Literature and society -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Literature and society -- England -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Romanticism -- England.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 220-247) and index.

      StatementNicholas M. Williams.
      SeriesCambridge studies in Romanticism ;, 28
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR4148.U76 W55 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 250 p. :
      Number of Pages250
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL678733M
      ISBN 100521620503
      LC Control Number97025204

      out of 5 stars The Complete Poetry and Prose of William Blake. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 14 November In my opinion, this is the best edition of Blake's works to date. It is well annotated and beautifully presented. I highly recommend this book to students and scholars of William Blake/5(10).


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