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poems of William Blake

William Blake

poems of William Blake

by William Blake

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Published by Printed for the members of the Limited Editions Club at the University Printing House in Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementselected, edited, & introduced by Aileen Ward ; with illustrations from Blake"s illuminated books.
SeriesBlake -- no. 535
ContributionsWard, Aileen., Limited Editions Club.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4142 .W372
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 290 p., [12] leaves of col. plates :
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21014162M

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The metre is a fourteen-syllable line. It 3/5(1).Description. The Notebook [Butlin #] consists of 58 leaves and contains autograph drafts by Blake of poems and prose with numerous sketches and designs, mostly in pencil. Containing two pages of preface, alongside 94 pages of sketches, each page is approximately x mm.

The original leaves were later bound with a partial copy (ff. 62–94) of 'All that is of any value in the foregoing.