The Blake Newsletter, An Illustrated Quarterly, is published four times a year under the sponsorship of the Department of English of the University of New Mexico.
Editors: Morris Eaves, University of New Mexico, and Morton D. Paley, Boston University.
Associate Editor for Great Britain: Frances A. Carey, Assistant Curator, Department of Prints & Drawings, British Museum.
Editorial Assistants: for production, Virginia Masi, Judith Wallick Page, Donna Rix, and David Schnur, University of New Mexico; for subscriptions, Deborah Sackett, University of New Mexico.
Manuscripts are welcome. Send two copies, typed and documented according to the forms suggested in the MLA Style Sheet, to either of the editors: Morris Eaves, Dept. of English, Univ. of New Mexico, Albuquerque, N.M. 87131; Morton Paley, Dept. of English, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
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Some back issues are available. Address Morris Eaves. Prices: whole numbers 1-8, bound together, $5 (special rate for individuals, $4). Whole numbers 9-13, bound together, $5 (special rate for individuals, $4). Whole numbers 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 32, $2 each. Whole number 20 (A Handlist of Works by William Blake in the Department of Prints & Drawings of the British Museum, edited by G. E. Bentley, Jr.), $3. Whole numbers 29-30, double issue on Blake Among Victorians, $3. Whole numbers 14-19 are out of print.
The International Standard Serial Number of the Blake Newsletter is 0006-453X.
Design and layout for this issue by Judith Wallick Page.
Copyright © 1975 by Morris Eaves and Morton D. Paley
Illustrations in this issue
Cover: detail from picture on p. 25. p. 4: detail from picture on pp. 6-7. pp. 6-7: “Jepthah Met by His Daughter” (Judges xi:34), c. 1803, watercolor drawing, 35 × 41.6 cm. p. 9: detail from picture on pp. 6-7. p. 10: detail from picture on pp. 6-7. p. 11: “The Death of Ezekiel’s Wife,” 1785-86, watercolor, 34.5 × 48 cm. p. 13: detail from picture on p. 11. p. 14: detail from picture on p. 11. p. 16: detail from picture on p. 11. p. 19: “Hamlet and his Father’s Ghost,” 1806, 8 ½″ × 6.″ pp. 20-21: detail from picture on p. 19. p. 25: “Jacques and the Wounded Stag,” 1806, 8 ⅙″ × 6″ (from As You Like It). pp. 26-27: “Christ Baptizing,” May 1805, watercolor drawing, 31.7 × 38.3 cm. p. 28: detail from picture on pp. 26-27.
Credits: pictures reproduced on cover, inside cover, pp. 19, 20-21, 25, with the permission of the Trustees of the British Museum; pictures reproduced on all other pages, with the permission of the Philadelphia Museum of Art: Given by Mrs. William T. Tonner.