By: Blake, William

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A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. One of the great Enlgish Romantic poets, William Blake was also an artist, mystic, and visionary. His work ranges from the deceptively simple and lyri cal Songs of Innocence and their counterpoint Experience--which juxtapose p oems such as "The Lamb" and "The Tyger," and "The Blossom" and "The Sick Ro se"--to highly elaborate, apocalyptic works, such as The Four Zoas, Milton and Jerusalem. Throughout his life Blake drew on a rich heritage of philoso phy, religion and myth, to create a poetic worlds illuminated by his spirit ual and revolutionary beliefs that have fascinated, intrigued and enchanted readers for generations. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.


Author Name: Blake, William

Categories: Plays & Poetry,

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 1978

ISBN Number: 0140422153

ISBN Number 13: 9780140422153

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000042896