A Newly Discovered Blake Book: William Blake’s
Copy of Thomas Taylor’s The Mystical Initiations; or, Hymns of Orpheus (1787)
By Philip J. Cardinale and Joseph R. Cardinale
Martin Butlin, ed., William Blake’s
Watercolour Inventions in Illustration of The Grave by Robert Blair; William Blake,
Songs of Innocence and of Experience, a Portfolio of Eighteen Facsimile Impressions (Flying
Reviewed by Robert N. Essick
Michael Phillips and the Infernal Method of William Blake,
Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Rollins College, 12 September 2009-3 January 2010
Reviewed by James Rovira
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 Zürich
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
PHILIP CARDINALE (firstname.lastname@example.org) is an intellectual property law attorney specializing in copyright law at Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP in Washington, DC. He holds a doctorate in English literature from Oxford University.
JOSEPH CARDINALE (email@example.com) is a doctoral candidate in creative writing at the University of Hawaii (Manoa) and holds an MFA from the University of Massachusetts (Amherst). His book of creative fiction, The Size of the Universe, was published by FC2 in October 2010.
ROBERT N. ESSICK has been collecting and writing about Blake for over forty years.
JAMES ROVIRA (firstname.lastname@example.org) is assistant professor of English and program chair of Humanities at Tiffin University in Tiffin, Ohio. His monograph, Blake and Kierkegaard: Creation and Anxiety, is now available from the Continuum International Publishing Group.
EDITORS: Morris Eaves and Morton D. Paley
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Cover: Thomas Taylor, The Mystical Initiations; or, Hymns of Orpheus (London, 1787), detail of p. vii. The Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford (Arch. H e.181).