The Sickness of Blake’s Rose
by Michael Srigley
“Undisturbed above once in a Lustre”: Francis
George Cumberland and William Blake at the Bodleian Library and
by Joan K. Stemmler
A New Color Print from the Small Book of
Two Newly Identified Sketches for Thomas
Commins’s An Elegy and Further Rediscovered Drawings of the 1780s
“Empire is no More”: Odin and Orc in
Julia M. Wright
Blake’s Elusive Ladies
E. B. Bentley
Corrections to the Blake Trust
Morton D. Paley
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Cover: William Blake, “Lady Macbeth and the Sleeping[e] Duncan.”
© 1992 Copyright Morris Eaves and Morton D. Paley
MARTIN BUTLIN retired as Keeper of the Historic British Collection at the Tate Gallery in June 1989. He is author of The Paintings and Drawings of William Blake (Yale UP, 1981), and other works on Blake and J. M. W. Turner.
E. B. BENTLEY has lived and traveled with William Blake and G. E. Bentley, Jr. for forty years. She collects children’s books, and is currently working on nineteenth-century emblem books for children and acting as a research assistant to G. E. Bentley.
MORTON D. PALEY is the editor of the new Blake Trust edition of Jerusalem.
MICHAEL SRIGLEY, Professor of English at the University of Uppsala in Sweden, is finishing a full-length study on Pope’s Essay on Man, which includes a chapter on Pope’s expressed interest in Pythagorean metempsychosis.
JOAN K. STEMMLER, an independent scholar in Washington, D.C., is doing research and teaching in the history of art in England in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
JULIA M. WRIGHT is a third year doctoral student in English Literature at the University of Western Ontario. Her research interests include English and Irish literature of the Romantic period, and she is currently working on her dissertation on Blake.
Editors: Morris Eaves, University of Rochester, and Morton D. Paley, University of California, Berkeley.
Bibliographer: Detlef W. Dörrbecker, Universität Trier, West Germany.
Review Editor: Nelson Hilton, University of Georgia, Athens.
Associate Editor for Great Britain: David Worrall, St. Mary’s College.
Production Office: Morris Eaves, Department of English, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627.
Morton D. Paley, Department of English, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720.
Detlef W. Dörrbecker, Universität Trier, FB III Kunstgeschichte, Postfach 3825, 5500 Trier, West Germany.
Nelson Hilton, Department of English, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602.
David Worrall, St. Mary’s College, Strawberry Hill, Waldegrave Road, Twickenham TW1 4SX, England.
Managing Editor: Patricia Neill
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