“To Defend the Bible in This Year 1798 Would Cost a
Man His Life”
by Morton D. Paley
Robert M. Ryan. The Romantic
Reformation: Religious Politics in English Literature, 1789-1824
Reviewed by Sheila A. Spector
G.E. Bentley, Jr. Blake Books
Supplement: A Bibliography of Publications and Discoveries about William Blake 1971-1992 being a Continuation
of Blake Books (1977)
Reviewed by David Worrall[e]
Finn Coren, The Blake Project:
Spring and The Blake Project: Spring: Appendix
Reviewed by Thomas Dillingham
|The Blake Journal,[e] Pioneers of the Spirit—William Blake, Cruikshank at Princeton, Romantic Revelations|
Thomas Dillingham is a longtime faculty member in the Languages and Literature program at Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri, where he teaches folklore, mythology, Milton, Blake, and British romantic poetry.
Morton D. Paley is the author of Portraits of Coleridge (Oxford). His Apocalypse and Millennium in English Romantic Poetry is in the press and will appear in 1999.
Sheila A. Spector is completing a two-part study of Blake as a Kabbalist: Part I—The Development of Blake’s Language; and Part II—The Development of Blake’s Myth.
David Worrall is Reader in English Literature at St. Mary’s University College, Strawberry Hill, England. Blake in the Nineties (with Steve Clark) is forthcoming from Macmillan[e]/St. Martin’s Press.
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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, Arts and Humanities Citation Index, Current Contents and the Bibliography of the History of Art.
Cover illustration: Page 1. The annotations around the title “Letter I” and those to the right of it were written with a finer nib than the rest. Courtesy of the Huntington Library and Art Gallery.
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