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Makdisi, Saree.

William Blake and the impossible history of the 1790s / Saree Makdisi.

Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2003.
Physical Description:
xviii, 394 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Reference Library
PR4148.P6 M35 2003 (LC)
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Antinomianism in literature.
Blake, William, 1757-1827 -- Political and social views.
Blake, William, 1757-1827 -- Religion.
Economics in literature.
Imperialism in literature.
Liberty in literature.
Political poetry, English -- History and criticism.
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Slavery in literature.

  • Fierce rushing : William Blake and the cultural politics of liberty in the 1790s
  • Laboring at the mill with slaves
  • Weary of time : image and commodity in blake
  • Blake and romantic imperialism
  • Impossible history and the politics of life.