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Texts of Blake’s Writings used:

Oxford Standard Authors, Ed. Geoffrey Keynes

& Oxford Paperbacks Edition of Songs of Innocence and of Experience with introduction and commentary by Geoffrey Keynes.

Also referred to:

David V. Erdman, Blake: Prophet Against Empire (Princeton, 1954)

Northrop Frye, ‘Blake After Two Centuries’ from English Romantic Poets (Modern Essays in Criticism) Ed. M.M. Abrams (New York 1960)

Arthur O. Lovejoy, ‘On the Discrimination of Romanticism’ from English Romantic Poets

George Woodcock, Anarchism (U.S.A., 1962)




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