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The book of Job

Author: William Blake
Publisher: New York : Paddington, ©1976.
Series: Masterpieces of the illustrated book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The illustrations from the Book of Job were designed and engraved by William Blake in the last years of his life. They represent the culmination of his career as illustrator, engraver, and interpreter of the Bible. Their appeal to the eye is immediate, and their dialogue with the mind is enduring. This edition contains all twenty-two of the illustrations along with the complete authorized version of the Book of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Illustrations
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bible. O.T. Job. English. Authorized. 1976.
Book of Job.
New York : Paddington, ©1976
(OCoLC)609291525
Named Person: Job, (Biblical figure); Job, (Biblical figure)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Blake
ISBN: 084670112X 9780846701125
OCLC Number: 2312653
Description: 52 pages, [22] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Series Title: Masterpieces of the illustrated book.
Other Titles: Bible.
Responsibility: illustrated by William Blake ; with a new introd. by Michael Marqusee.

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"The illustrations from the Book of Job were designed and engraved by William Blake in the last years of his life. They represent the culmination of his career as illustrator, engraver, and interpreter of the Bible. Their appeal to the eye is immediate, and their dialogue with the mind is enduring. This edition contains all twenty-two of the illustrations along with the complete authorized version of the Book of Job, and a new introduction which will be of interest to both newcomers and old admirers of Blake's work." -- Cover page 4.

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