A “Green House” for Butts? New Information on
Thomas Butts, His Residences, and Family
by Joseph Viscomi
by Denise Vultee
Blake in Boca Raton
by David Caplan
David Simpson, Romanticism, Nationalism,
and the Revolt against Theory
Reviewed by Michael Gamer, Paul Wayne Rodney, and Nanora Sweet
Donald Fitch, Blake Set to Music: A
Bibliography of Musical Settings of the Poems and Prose of William Blake
Reviewed by G. E. Bentley, Jr.
G. E. Bentley wrote this review in 1991, but it went astray. He retired from the University of Toronto in 1996 and is writing a biography of Blake.
David Caplan received an M.F.A. from the University of Florida and is currently working toward a doctorate in English from the University of Virginia.
Michael Gamer is an Assistant Professor at the University of Pennsylvania. He is currently working to complete a book manuscript on the relation of romantic poetry and Gothic romance, entitled “‘This Pageantry of Fear’: Making Poetry Romantic in the Age of Radcliffe and Lewis.”
Paul Wayne Rodney is completing his Ph.D. at the University of Michigan. His dissertation examines the development of domestic tourism in Britain in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries as it relates to the definition of national and individual identity.
Nanora Sweet teaches romanticism and poetry at the University of Missouri at St. Louis. She publishes on Felicia Hemans and her circle.
Joseph Viscomi teaches English at the University of North Carolina and is the author of Blake and the Idea of the Book. He is currently coeditor, along with Robert N. Essick and Morris Eaves, of the electronic Blake archive.
Denise Vultee, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is working on Blake and romantic Hellenism.
EDITORS: Morris Eaves and Morton D. Paley
BIBLIOGRAPHER: G. E. Bentley, Jr.
REVIEW EDITOR: Nelson Hilton
ASSOCIATE EDITOR FOR GREAT BRITAIN: David Worrall
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Morton D. Paley, Department of English, University of California, Berkeley CA
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Nelson Hilton, Department of English, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
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