The vale of innocence: a vision Verses to an infant daughter. And sonnets on several subjects. By the Rev. J. Black. by Black, John Perpetual Curate of Butley

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Published by printed and sold by R. Loder; sold also by J. Johnson, London in Woodbridge .

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Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 5600, no. 9).

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 5600, no. 9.
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Number of Pages28
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Open LibraryOL16988942M

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Behrman. Blake pursued his own artistic goals, and a short time afterward published his first book of poems, Poetical Sketches. In later works, including Songs of Innocence and Songs of Experience, the engravings and verses are inextricably intertwined, part of a singular vision where neither word nor image is privileged over the other.

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Let me drink the day.', and 'My little old dog a heart-beat at my feet'. William Blake was a visionary artist and poet who expressed his ideas in words and images, which he combined in his rare, hand-coloured and hand-printed books.

Poems such as The Chimney Sweeper and The Tyger are among his best-loved and from his poem Milton are the words to Jerusalem, set to music by Hubert Parry. Vision provides direction and a sense of purpose.

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With notes on interpretive criticism to ISBN pp. The writings of William Blake were not understood by his contemporaries or the Victorians, and it was only inwith the publication of Joseph Wicksteed's Blake's Vision of the Book of Job, that the long process of comprehending Blake's works seriously began.

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Though we can return to our early state of mind by challenging ideals and looking at life more positively, once we lose our innocence it’s almost impossible to retain. You see, the knowledge that makes us cherish innocence is the very thing that makes innocence unattainable.

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