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Blake, William 1757-1827

Overview
Works: 7,348 works in 18,767 publications in 10 languages and 419,176 library holdings
Genres: Illustrated works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  History  Dictionaries  Manuscripts  Biographies  Biography  Songs  Juvenile works 
Subject Headings: Poets, English  Artists 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Illustrator, Engraver, Other, Artist, Printer, Honoree, Librettist, Editor, Dedicatee, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Composer, Conductor, Performer, Illuminator, Collector, Contributor
Classifications: PR4144, 821.7
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Most widely held works by William Blake
Songs of innocence and of experience, shewing the two contrary states of the human soul, 1789-1794 by William Blake( Book )

254 editions published between 1789 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduces the texts and the fifty-four hand-colored etchings of Blake's famous and now much sought-after double volume of lyrics
The marriage of heaven and hell by William Blake( Book )

232 editions published between 1790 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"William Blake--poet, artist, philosopher and consummate craftsman--combined the many facets of his genius in an entirely original manner in his now famous 'Illuminated Books', which he wrote, illustrated and printed himself. In The Marriage of Heaven and Hell, considered to be his most important work, Blake made his first full-scale attempt to present his philosophic message"--Jacket
Poems by William Blake( Book )

145 editions published between 1874 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of William Blake's poetry
The complete writings of William Blake; with variant readings by William Blake( Book )

103 editions published between 1959 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of innocence and of experience by William Blake( Book )

287 editions published between 1789 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This landmark edition of William Blake's most famous work is based on Blake's original printing. The book includes a facsimile remarkably faithful to the colors of the original and extensive plate-by-plate commentary by one of the world's foremost authorities on Blake." -- Back cover
Blake's Job : William Blake's Illustrations of the Book of Job by William Blake( Book )

27 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in English and held by 1,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a child explains the many happy, loving things Mommy does, many different animal mothers are shown caring for their young
The book of Urizen by William Blake( Book )

81 editions published between 1794 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes complete text of the 1818 edition of Blake's Book of Urizen from the copy in the Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress. Also available in digital form from Library of Congress website
Poetry and prose of William Blake by William Blake( Book )

131 editions published between 1927 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeks to supply a sounder and more uncluttered text for reading than has been heretofore available, together with variant and deleted passages for study
Jerusalem : the emanation of the giant Albion by William Blake( Book )

115 editions published between 1804 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blake conceived of and wrote the work as an epic poem and supplemented it with 100 illuminated engraved plates which illustrate the fall and subsequent salvation of Albion, the universal human
Poems and prophecies by William Blake( Book )

89 editions published between 1925 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blake's "America, a prophecy" ; and, "Europe, a prophecy" : facsimile reproductions of two illuminated books : with 35 plates in full color by William Blake( Book )

87 editions published between 1791 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume reproduces two of Blake's visionary masterpieces. America: A Prophecy (1793/4) was inspired by the American Revolution, which Blake endowed with symbolic and universal meaning. Europe: A Prophecy (1794) depicts how man first became subject to the laws of repressive religion and morality. Dover's edition of these works is based on extremely rare, priceless originals engraved and hand-colored by Blake himself. There are typeset summaries of text and illustrations drawn from the critical writings of eminent Blake scholars"--Back cover
Milton by William Blake( Book )

34 editions published between 1815 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Blake : the complete illuminated books by William Blake( Book )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes facsimiles of all the illustrated books and a transcription of the texts
Serenade : for tenor solo, horn, and strings, op. 31 by Benjamin Britten( )

4 editions published between 1944 and 1959 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blake's Dante : the complete illustrations to the Divine comedy by William Blake( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes: p. 137-162. Bibliography: p. 167-168. Index
William Blake : the complete poems by William Blake( Book )

32 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains all of Blake's poetry with full annotation and a glossary of proper names
The complete poetry and prose of William Blake by William Blake( Book )

38 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical commentary illuminating Blake's allusions and references accompanies the texts of his poetic and prose works
Songs of innocence and of experience. Shewing the two contrary states of the human soul, 1789, 1794. [With an introduction and commentary by Sir Geoffrey Keynes.] by William Blake( Book )

22 editions published between 1967 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Subtitle: showing the two contrary states of the human soul. William Blake originally etched designs around his poems. Along with his poems, this edition includes commentary by Sir Geoffrey Keynes about the poems and the designs
Blake, prophet against empire : a poet's interpretation of the history of his own times by David V Erdman( Book )

4 editions published between 1954 and 1991 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Definitive study of the strange symbolism through which Blake undertook a literary campaign against the political tyranny of his time. Third edition includes updated material, over 30 illustrations, a Chronology, more. Prefaces. Explanation of Notes. 32 black-and-white illus. Index
The life of William Blake by Mona Wilson( Book )

4 editions published between 1927 and 1971 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This edition has been reproduced from the limited Nonesuch Press edition of 1927, with the last revisions of the 1949 edition " Includes bibliographical references
 
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Songs of innocence and of experience, shewing the two contrary states of the human soul, 1789-1794Songs of innocence and of experience. Shewing the two contrary states of the human soul, 1789, 1794. [With an introduction and commentary by Sir Geoffrey Keynes.]
Alternative Names
Blake.

Blake W.

Blake W. 1757-1827

Blake, W. (William)

Blake, W. (William), 1757-1827

Blake William

Bleĭk, Uilʹi︠a︡m

Bleĭk, Uilʹi︠a︡m 1757-1827

Bleik, William 1757-1827

Bleiks, Viljams 1757-1827

Blejk, Uilʹjam 1757-1827

Blejk, Vilʹjam 1757-1827

Gulielmus Blake

Mplaikē, Ouilliam 1757-1827

Viljams Bleiks

Vilyam Bleyk

W. B

W. B. [a]

William Blake

William Blake angielski poeta, pisarz i malarz

William Blake angla poeto kaj artisto

William Blake anglický romantický básník

William Blake angol költő, festő, grafikus és nyomdász

William Blake bardd ac arlunydd Rhamantaidd Seisnig

William Blake Brits kunstschilder

William Blake engelsk poet, kunstner og forfatter

William Blake englischer Maler und Dichter

William Blake English Romantic poet and artist

William Blake peintre et poète britannique

William Blake Poet, Pictor, Grafician

William Blake Poeta i artista anglès

William Blake poeta, incisore e pittore inglese

William Blake poeta y pintor inglés

William Blake poeta y pintor inglés romántico

Ουίλλιαμ Μπλέηκ Άγγλος ποιητής, ζωγράφος, χαράκτης εικονογράφος, μυστικιστής και οραματιστής

Блейк В

Блейк В. 1757-1827

Блейк, Вильям

Блейк, Вильям 1757-1827

Блейк У

Блейк, У 1757-1827

Блейк, Уильям 1757-1827

Блэйк В

Блэйк В. 1757-1827

Блэйк, Вильям

Блэйк У

Блэйк У. 1757-1827

Вилијам Блејк

Вільям Блейк

Вільям Блейк англійський поет, художник та гравер

Уильям Блейк английский поэт и художник, мистик и визионер

Уилям Блейк

Уільям Блэйк

Ուիլյամ Բլեյք

בלייק, ויליאם

בליק, ויליאם

בליק, וילים 1757-1827

ויליאם בלייק

ויליאם בלייק סופר בריטי

بليك، ويليام، 1757-1827

وليم بليك

وليم بليك، 1757-1827

ويليام بليك

ویلیام بلیک

ویلیام بلیک نویسنده، نقاش، و شاعر بریتانیایی

ویلیام بلەیک

विलियम ब्लेक

উইলিয়াম ব্লেইক

উইলিয়াম ব্লেক

ਵਿੱਲੀਅਮ ਬਲੇਕ

வில்லியம் பிளேக்

ವಿಲಿಯಂ ಬ್ಲೇಕ್‌

വില്യം ബ്ലെയ്ക്ക്

විලියම් බ්ලේක්

วิลเลียม เบลก

უილიამ ბლეიკი

უილიამ ბლეიქი

블레이크, W

블레이크, 윌리암

블레이크, 윌리엄

윌리엄 블레이크

ウィリアム・ブレイク

ブレイク

ブレイク, ウィリアム

ブレイク, ヰリャム

布莱克, 威廉

威廉·布莱克

威廉布萊克

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The marriage of heaven and hellPoemsThe complete writings of William Blake; with variant readingsSongs of innocence and of experienceThe book of UrizenJerusalem : the emanation of the giant AlbionPoems and propheciesBlake's "America, a prophecy" ; and, "Europe, a prophecy" : facsimile reproductions of two illuminated books : with 35 plates in full color