Blake in the Marketplace, 2004
By Robert N. Essick
Morris Eaves, ed., The Cambridge
Companion to William Blake
Reviewed by Karl Kroeber
John B. Pierce, The Wond’rous Art:
William Blake and Writing
Reviewed by Jason Whittaker
David Weir, Brahma in the West: William
Blake and the Oriental Renaissance
Reviewed by Sibylle Erle
G. E. Bentley, Jr., University of Toronto, retired
Martin Butlin, London
Detlef W. Dörrbecker, University of Trier
Robert N. Essick, University of California, Riverside
Angela Esterhammer, University of Western Ontario
Nelson Hilton, University of Georgia
Anne K. Mellor, University of California, Los Angeles
Joseph Viscomi, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
David Worrall, The Nottingham Trent University
Robert N. Essick is professor emeritus at the University of California, Riverside. He currently holds a three-year appointment as a research scholar at the Huntington Library in San Marino, California.
Karl Kroeber, Mellon Professor in the Humanities at Columbia University, has just completed a book on make-believe in film and fiction, and begun a study of children’s literature and environmentalism.
Jason Whittaker is lecturer in English with media studies at University College Falmouth. He is the author of William Blake and the Myths of Britain and coauthor of Radical Blake: Influence and Afterlife from 1827, as well as several books on new media and technologies.
Sibylle Erle completed her PhD on William Blake in 2004. She is now teaching part time and working on her first book on Blake and European concepts of physiognomy, with special emphasis on Johann Caspar Lavater.
EDITORS: Morris Eaves and Morton D. Paley
BIBLIOGRAPHER: G. E. Bentley, Jr.
REVIEW EDITOR: Nelson Hilton
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Cover: “Hinc Terræ Tremor, hinc Motus,” detail. Etching/engraving by Blake’s master, James Basire. Photo courtesy of Max Reed. See pages 134-35.
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