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William Blake on poetry

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Songs of Innocence and Songs of Experience

Classics of English poetry, alternately describing childhood states of innocence and their inevitable ensnarement in a corrupt and repressive world. Contains the full texts of all the poems in the original 1794 edition of both collections.

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The Soul Is Here for Its Own Joy: Sacred Poems from Many Cultures

Robert Bly's ground-breaking anthology of spiritual poems, the result of over a decade of personal research, celebrates the ongoing role of the divine in literature.

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The Enlightened Heart: An Anthology of Sacred Poetry

From Stephen Mitchell comes an anthology of poetry chosen from the world's great religious and literary traditions—the perfect companion to Mitchell's bestselling translation of Tao Te Ching.

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English hymn Jerusalem by William Blake.

On BBC 1's Songs of Praise performed by British male choir group called "Blake" It's the unofficial 'national anthem' of England from the poem written by Sir William Blake, a poet.

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Poems

In this collection Patti Smith brings together her personal favorites of Blake's poems, including the complete Songs of Innocence and Songs of Experience, to give a singular picture of this unique genius, whom she calls in her moving introduction the spiritual ancestor of generations of poets-- A...

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The Tyger – William Blake (Powerful Life Poetry)

William Blake was a 19th century English writer and artist who is regarded as a seminal figure of the Romantic Age. His writings have influenced countless writers and artists through the ages, and he has been deemed both a major poet and an original thinker.

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Poems and Prophecies

This is a selection of the poet's work, including all the great lyrics and the more important prophetic books. In her introduction the poet and critic expounds Blake's esoteric theory and shows how it helped to create a poetry which is unlike any other. Introduction by Kathleen Raine

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Blake's Poetry and Designs

In addition to a broad selection of the poems, the volume includes over 100 images, emphasizing the centrality of pictorial representations to Blake’s verse. Biographical context is provided through dozens of excerpts from Blake’s notebook, letters, marginalia, and other writings.

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The Portable William Blake

The Portable Blake contains the hermetic genius's most important works: Songs of Innocence and Songs of Experience in their entirety; selections from his "prophetic books"—including The Marriage of Heaven and Hell, Visions of the Daughters of Abion, America, The Book of Urizen, and The Four...

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The Complete Works of William Blake

This collection of the Complete Works of William Blake has all of the following works: A Father's Memoirs of His Child, All Religions Are One, There Is No Natural Religion, America: a Prophecy, An Island in the Moon: A Satirical Work, Europe: a Prophecy, Jerusalem: The Emanation of the Giant...

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