“Blake . . . Had No Quaritch”: The Sale of
William Muir’s Blake Facsimiles
by G. E. Bentley, Jr.
William Muir and the Blake Press at Edmonton with
Muir’s letters to Kerrison Preston
by Keri Davies
Conference: William Blake and the Regeneration of
Reviewed by Helen P. Bruder
Peter Otto, Constructive Vision and
Visionary Deconstruction: Los, Eternity, and the Productions of Time in the Later Poetry of William
Reviewed by V. A. De Luca
Reply to De Luca’s review of
Constructive Vision and Visionary Deconstruction
by Peter Otto
|CALL FOR PAPERS, BLAKE PAPERS AT THE CONFERENCE ON ROMANTICISM AND THE IDEOLOGIES OF GENRE, BLAKE TAPES, BLAKE CUMULATIVE INDEX, BAD COPIES OF VOLUME 26, #3|
Cover: Ossian’s Address to the Sun is a product of William Muir’s second publishing venture: the Iona Press. Between 1887 and 1893 around a dozen small booklets were printed on Iona and hand-colored by girls on the island. (Reproduced by courtesy of the Trustees of the National Library of Scotland.)
© 1993 Copyright Morris Eaves and Morton D. Paley
G. E. BENTLEY, JR., of University College, University of Toronto, is seeing through the press the Supplement to his Blake Books (1977) and has undertaken responsibility for the annual “Blake and His Circle” checklist in Blake, for which he would greatly appreciate receiving information and copies, which will be gratefully acknowledged in private and in print.
HELEN BRUDER teaches part-time at Oxford Brookes University, and has recently completed her Ph.D. thesis, Historicizing Blake in ‘A Land of Men and Women Too’!
KERI DAVIES is a Reference Librarian with the London Borough of Enfield Art & Libraries Division. He is currently researching the book-collector Rebekah Bliss (1769-1819)—with a second project combining Blake with local history.
VINCENT A. DE LUCA, who recently died, taught at Erindale College, University of Toronto, and was the author of Words of Eternity: Blake and the Poetics of the Sublime (Princeton UP, 1991).
PETER OTTO teaches English at the University of Melbourne. He has recently published (with Deirdre Coleman) Imagining Romanticism: Essays on English and Australian Romanticisms. He is currently completing a book on The Four Zoas.
Editors: Morris Eaves, University of Rochester, and Morton D. Paley, University of California, Berkeley.
Bibliographer: G. E. Bentley, Jr., Department of English, University College, University of Toronto, Toronto 5, Canada.
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.
G. E. Bentley, Jr., Department of English, University College, University of Toronto, Toronto 5, Canada.
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: Patrica Neill
Blake/An Illustrated Quarterly is published under the sponsorship of the Department of English, University of Rochester.
Subscriptions are $50 for institutions, $25 for individuals. All subscriptions are by the volume (1 year, 4 issues) and begin with the summer issue. Subscription payments received after the summer issue will be applied to the 4 issues of the current volume. Foreign addresses (except Canada and Mexico) require a $8 per volume postal surcharge for surface mail, a $18 per volume surcharge for air mail delivery. U.S. currency or international money order necessary. Make checks payable to Blake/An Illustrated Quarterly. Address all subscription orders and related communications to Patricia Neill, Blake, Department of English, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627.
Many back issues are available at a reduced price. Address Patricia Neill for a list of issues and prices.
Manuscripts are welcome. Send two copies, typed and documented according to the forms suggested in The MLA Style Manual, to either of the editors: Morris Eaves, Dept. of English, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627; Morton D. Paley, Dept. of English, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720. Only one copy will be returned to authors.
International Standard Serial Number: 0160-628x. Blake/An Illustrated Quarterly is indexed in the Modern Language Association’s International Bibliography, the Modern Humanities Research Association’s Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature, The Romantic Movement: A Selective and Critical Bibliography (ed. David V. Erdman et al.), American Humanities Index, the Arts and Humanities Citation Index, and Current Contents.
1940 - 1993