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Auguries of innocence.

William Blake

Auguries of innocence.

by William Blake

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Published by Printed anew for Grossman Publishers in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Facsim. of the Gehenna Press ed. published in 1959.

StatementWood engravings by Leonard Baskin.
ContributionsBaskin, Leonard, 1922- illus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4144 .A8 1959a
The Physical Object
Pagination[15] p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5621484M
LC Control Number68030773

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William Blake, “Auguries of Innocence” Blake ( - ) is one of the major cultural figures of the Romantic period, although he was almost entirely unknown as a poet in his own time and had only a minor reputation as an engraver and illustrator. He was a mystic andFile Size: 45KB.

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His poems are rich with compassion, and constantly chastise humans for not being kinder to each other.