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America, a prophecy.

William Blake

America, a prophecy.

by William Blake

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Published by Printed by William Blake in Lambeth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsLessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4144 .A5 1794
The Physical Object
Pagination18 plates.
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6040039M
LC Control Number48031339
OCLC/WorldCa5988471

The text of America, a prophecy is a reproduction of the 18 plates of an uncolored copy in the Library of Congress Rosenwald Collection. Issued also in a limited ed., . Menu. As America Has Done to Israel; America’s Fatal Mistake.

America: A Prophecy is a narrative poem consisting of two parts, a line section titled “Preludium” and a longer, line section entitled “A Prophecy.” It is written in long, unrhymed. America: A Prophecy was Blake’s first attempt to present historical and contemporary events in mythological form so as to draw out their universal significance. The preludium introduces two.

America is dark'ned; and my punishing Demons, terrifièd, Crouch howling before their caverns deep, like skins dry'd in the wind. They cannot smite the wheat, nor quench the fatness of the earth; They cannot smite with sorrows, nor subdue the plough and spade; AMERICA: A PROPHECY A Prophecy 3. At the height of the political and social upheaval of the French Revolution, William Blake printed his first full-scale prophetic book, America. A Prophecy. Rather than recounting the horrors that reverberated from France throughout Europe, his illustrated poem reflects on the revolutionary spirit in the American colonies, which had ended in.


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This was one of the few works that Blake describes as "illuminated printing", those of which were either hand coloured or colour printed with the ink being placed. Blake's two "prophetic" books arrived in the New York Public Library's Henry W.

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Europe. The second book, Europe a Prophecy, describes the rebellion in France.