The Complete Poetry and Prose of William Blake (Hardcover)

With a New Foreword and Commentary by Harold Bloom

By William Blake, David Erdman (Editor), Harold Bloom (Foreword by)

University of California Press, 9780520256378, 1016pp.

Publication Date: July 7, 2008

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Description

Since its first publication in 1965, this collection has been widely hailed as the best available text of William Blake's poetry and prose. It is now expanded to include a new foreword by Harold Bloom, his definitive statement on Blake's greatness.


About the Author

Largely unrecognized during his lifetime, William Blake (1757-1827) was a visionary English poet, painter, and printmaker. His wide-ranging influence can be seen in genres from theology and literature to popular music and graphic novels.


Praise For The Complete Poetry and Prose of William Blake: With a New Foreword and Commentary by Harold Bloom

“[An] essential book in the study of an always fascinating author.”

— Times Literary Supplement (TLS)