William Blake (Great English Poets)
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William Blake (Great English Poets)

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Published by Clarkson Potter .
Written in English


  • Poetry,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • 19th Century English Poetry

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7691598M
ISBN 10051756291X
ISBN 109780517562918

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William Blake (28 November – 12 August ) was an English poet, painter, and printmaker. Largely unrecognised during his lifetime, Blake is now considered a seminal figure in the history of the poetry and visual arts of the Romantic he called his prophetic works were said by 20th-century critic Northrop Frye to form "what is in proportion to its merits the least read body of Literary movement: Romanticism. William Butler Yeats, who edited an edition of Blake's collected works in , drew on him for poetic and philosophical ideas, while British surrealist art in particular drew on Blake's conceptions of non-mimetic, visionary practice in the painting of artists such as Paul Nash and Graham Sutherland/5(3).   Blake’s imagery comes from the Old Testament book of Exodus, when the Israelites make a “mercy seat” flanked by golden angels. The colours are so . William Blake: The Book of Thel, copy O, plate 1. Copy O, in the collection of the Library of Congress, is one of the two printings of Thel ; the other is Copy N, in the collection of the Cincinnati Art Museum. The Book of Thel is a poem by William Blake, dated and probably composed in the period to