WorldCat Identities

Blake, William 1757-1827

Overview
Works: 7,155 works in 18,178 publications in 11 languages and 413,120 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Illustrated works  Biography  Christian fiction  Poetry  Dictionaries  Biographies  History  Juvenile works 
Subject Headings: Poets, English  Artists 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Lyricist, Engraver, Librettist, Artist, Other, Printer, Honoree, Editor, Dedicatee, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Composer, Contributor, Illuminator, Collector, Performer, Conductor
Classifications: PR3330, 821.7
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by William Blake
Songs of innocence and of experience, shewing the two contrary states of the human soul, 1789-1794 by William Blake( Book )

462 editions published between 1789 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 5,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduces the texts and the fifty-four hand-colored etchings of Blake's famous and now much sought-after double volume of lyrics
Poems by William Blake( Book )

139 editions published between 1874 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of William Blake includes; Songs of Innocence, Songs of Experience and The Book of Thel. All three are books of poetry by the English poet and painter, William Blake. The Book of Thel is a poem by William Blake, dated 1789 and probably worked on in the period 1788 to 1790. It is illustrated by his own plates, and is relatively short and easy to understand, compared to his later prophetic books. The metre is a fourteen-syllable line. [Elib]
The marriage of heaven and hell by William Blake( Book )

231 editions published between 1790 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"William Blake--poet, artist, philosopher and consummate craftsman--combined the many facets of his genius in an entirely original manner in his now famous 'Illuminated Books', which he wrote, illustrated and printed himself. In The Marriage of Heaven and Hell, considered to be his most important work, Blake made his first full-scale attempt to present his philosophic message"--Book jacket
The complete writings of William Blake; with variant readings by William Blake( Book )

128 editions published between 1957 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blake's Job : William Blake's Illustrations of the Book of Job by William Blake( Book )

25 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in English and held by 1,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of Urizen by William Blake( Book )

85 editions published between 1794 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes complete text of the 1818 edition of Blake's Book of Urizen from the copy in the Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress. Also available in digital form from Library of Congress website
Poetry and prose of William Blake by William Blake( Book )

135 editions published between 1927 and 1994 in English and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeks to supply a sounder and more uncluttered text for reading than has been heretofore available, together with variant and deleted passages for study
The portable Blake by William Blake( Book )

48 editions published between 1946 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the most notable writings of William Blake
Blake's "America, a prophecy" ; and, "Europe, a prophecy" : facsimile reproductions of two illuminated books : with 35 plates in full color by William Blake( Book )

85 editions published between 1793 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume reproduces two of Blake's visionary masterpieces. America: A Prophecy (1793/4) was inspired by the American Revolution, which Blake endowed with symbolic and universal meaning. Europe: A Prophecy (1794) depicts how man first became subject to the laws of repressive religion and morality. Dover's edition of these works is based on extremely rare, priceless originals engraved and hand-colored by Blake himself. There are typeset summaries of text and illustrations drawn from the critical writings of eminent Blake scholars"--Back cover
William Blake : the complete illuminated books by William Blake( Book )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes facsimiles of all the illustrated books and a transcription of the texts
Milton by William Blake( Book )

32 editions published between 1815 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete poems [of] William Blake by William Blake( Book )

36 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the complete poems of eighteenth-century English poet William Blake, and includes textual notes, a glossary of proper names, brief biographical information about Blake, and a table of relevant dates
Serenade : for tenor solo, horn, and strings, op. 31 by Benjamin Britten( )

4 editions published between 1944 and 1959 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Blake : the painter at work by Joyce H Townsend( Book )

10 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book consists of four main sections. Introductory chapters are followed by essays on Blake's watercolors, large color prints, and temperas. An epilogue discusses the presentation of the paintings, and appendices provide more detail on the works discussed. --Princeton University Press
Blake's Dante : the complete illustrations to the Divine comedy by William Blake( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes: p. 137-162. Bibliography: p. 167-168. Index
Poems and prophecies by William Blake( Book )

72 editions published between 1925 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pilgrim's progress from this world to that which is to come by John Bunyan( Book )

18 editions published between 1941 and 1979 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christian allegory about a Christian who must find his way from the City of Destruction to the Celestial City
Visions of the daughters of Albion by William Blake( Book )

60 editions published between 1793 and 2002 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This landmark edition of William Blake's Visions of the Daughters of Albion provides the first full-size reproduction of the Huntington Library's copy of the work, printed and colored by Blake and his wife, Catherine, in 1793. Generally seen as a continuation of The Book of Thel, this relatively early work of Blake's offers a criticism of the sexual morals of his time, presenting its author's views on the evils of organized religion, on slavery, and on oppressed womanhood. Drawings related to Visions that Blake sketched in his Notebook, now held in the British Library, have been digitally enhanced in the reproductions in this edition and are visible for the first time. -- Book Jacket
The complete poetry and prose of William Blake by William Blake( Book )

39 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical commentary illuminating Blake's allusions and references accompanies the texts of his poetic and prose works
The life of William Blake by Mona Wilson( Book )

4 editions published between 1927 and 1971 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This edition has been reproduced from the limited Nonesuch Press edition of 1927, with the last revisions of the 1949 edition " Includes bibliographical references
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.28 (from 0.04 for Blake, eth ... to 0.55 for Visions of ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Songs of innocence and of experience, shewing the two contrary states of the human soul, 1789-1794
Alternative Names
Blake.

Blake W.

Blake W. 1757-1827

Blake, W. (William)

Blake, W. (William), 1757-1827

Blake William

Bleĭk, Uilʹi︠a︡m

Bleĭk, Uilʹi︠a︡m 1757-1827

Bleik, William 1757-1827

Bleiks, Viljams 1757-1827

Blejk, Uilʹjam 1757-1827

Blejk, Vilʹjam 1757-1827

Gulielmus Blake

Mplaikē, Ouilliam 1757-1827

Viljams Bleiks

Vilyam Bleyk

W. B

W. B. [a]

William Blake

William Blake angielski poeta, pisarz i malarz

William Blake anglický romantický básník

William Blake angol költő, festő, grafikus és nyomdász

William Blake bardd ac arlunydd Rhamantaidd Seisnig

William Blake Brits kunstschilder

William Blake engelsk poet, kunstner og forfatter

William Blake englischer Maler und Dichter

William Blake peintre et poète britannique

William Blake Poet, Pictor, Grafician

William Blake Poeta i artista anglès

William Blake poeta, incisore e pittore inglese

William Blake poeta y pintor inglés

Ουίλλιαμ Μπλέηκ Άγγλος ποιητής, ζωγράφος, χαράκτης εικονογράφος, μυστικιστής και οραματιστής

Блейк В

Блейк В. 1757-1827

Блейк, Вильям

Блейк, Вильям 1757-1827

Блейк У

Блейк, У 1757-1827

Блейк, Уильям 1757-1827

Блэйк В

Блэйк В. 1757-1827

Блэйк, Вильям

Блэйк У

Блэйк У. 1757-1827

Вилијам Блејк

Вільям Блейк

Вільям Блейк англійський поет, художник та гравер

Уильям Блейк английский поэт и художник, мистик и визионер

Уилям Блейк

Уільям Блэйк

Ուիլյամ Բլեյք

בלייק, ויליאם

בליק, ויליאם

בליק, וילים 1757-1827

ויליאם בלייק

ויליאם בלייק סופר בריטי

بليك، ويليام، 1757-1827

وليم بليك

وليم بليك، 1757-1827

ويليام بليك

ویلیام بلیک نویسنده، نقاش، و شاعر بریتانیایی

ویلیام بلەیک

विलियम ब्लेक

উইলিয়াম ব্লেইক

উইলিয়াম ব্লেক

ਵਿੱਲੀਅਮ ਬਲੇਕ

வில்லியம் பிளேக்

ವಿಲಿಯಂ ಬ್ಲೇಕ್‌

വില്യം ബ്ലെയ്ക്ക്

විලියම් බ්ලේක්

วิลเลียม เบลก

უილიამ ბლეიკი

უილიამ ბლეიქი

블레이크, W

블레이크, 윌리암

블레이크, 윌리엄

윌리엄 블레이크

ウィリアム・ブレイク

ブレイク

ブレイク, ウィリアム

ブレイク, ヰリャム

布莱克, 威廉

威廉·布莱克

Languages
Covers
PoemsThe marriage of heaven and hellThe complete writings of William Blake; with variant readingsBlake's Job : William Blake's Illustrations of the Book of JobThe book of UrizenThe portable BlakeBlake's "America, a prophecy" ; and, "Europe, a prophecy" : facsimile reproductions of two illuminated books : with 35 plates in full colorWilliam Blake : the complete illuminated books