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Blake in the nineteenth century his reputation as a poet from Gilchrist to Yeats by Deborah Dorfman

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English


  • Blake, William, -- 1757-1827

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Bibliography: p. [291]-296.

StatementDeborah Dorfman.
SeriesYale studies in English
The Physical Object
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23754847M

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