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  1. Reading Blake's Songs

    By Zachary Leader

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: William Blake

    First appearing in 1981, this book was the first full-length study of the Songs of Innocence and Experience to be published in almost fifteen years. The book provides detailed readings of each poem and its accompanying design, to redirect attention to the nature and achievement of the book as a...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Twentieth-Century Blake Criticism

    Northrop Frye to the Present

    By Joseph P. Natoli

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: William Blake

    First published in 1982 this book provides a bibliography of commentary, criticism, and scholarship on the works of William Blake. It covers the period from Northrop Frye’s Fearful Symmetry in 1947 to 1980. The criticism is organised according to eleven classifications in order to help direct the...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  3. An Introduction to the Study of Blake

    By Max Plowman

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: William Blake

    First published in 1927 (this edition in 1967), this book is about Blake, his symbols, and their meanings. As Ward says in his forward, the volume goes beyond Blake, becoming universal and timeless, and is about Religion. Plowman’s book presents itself, not as a critical text,...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Organiz'd Innocence

    The Story of Blake's Prophetic Books

    By Rudd E. Margaret

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: William Blake

    First published in 1956, this book has been described by the author as something of a biographical novel, somewhere between formal scholarly criticism and a more creative form of writing. It looks at the meaning of Blake’s visions and how the troubles of his life affected his poems known as the...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Divided Image

    A Study of William Blake and W. B. Yeats

    By Rudd E. Margaret

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: William Blake

    First published in 1953, this book examines Blake’s vision and its impact on the work of Yeats who imitated Blake in the hope that he might find that same vision. Margaret Rudd’s approach is literary as well as philosophical, and psychological and she discusses the work of both poets in this way....

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  6. William Blake's Epic

    Imagination Unbound

    By Joanne Witke

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: William Blake

    First published in 1986, this book starts from the premise that Blake’s poem Jerusalem is in effect his defence of human imagination. The formal categories are literary but the aim is the philosophical one of Creating a System. The philosophic meaning emerges from the structure since its form is...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Harriet Tubman

    Slavery, the Civil War, and Civil Rights in the 19th Century

    By Kristen T. Oertel

    Series: Routledge Historical Americans

    Escaped slave, Civil War spy, scout, and nurse, and champion of women's suffrage, Harriet Tubman is an icon of heroism. Perhaps most famous for leading enslaved people to freedom through the Underground Railroad, Tubman was dubbed "Moses" by followers. But abolition and the close of the Civil War...

    To Be Published August 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Race and Popular Fantasy Literature

    Habits of Whiteness

    By Helen Young

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    This book illuminates the racialized nature of twenty-first century Western popular culture by exploring how discourses of race circulate in the Fantasy genre. It examines not only major texts in the genre, but also the impact of franchises, industry, editorial and authorial practices, and fan...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Tradition and Innovation in Folk Literature

    By Wolfgang Mieder

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In this book, first published in 1987, Wolfgang Mieder follows the intriguing trail of some of the best known pieces of folk literature, tracing them from their roots to modern uses in advertising, journalism, politics, cartoons, and poetry. He reveals both the remarkable adaptability of these...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Ibsen

    An Approach

    By Janko Lavrin

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1950, could best be described as a combination of literary, psychological and social criticism. Considerable space is allotted to the personal inner drama of Ibsen, which provides not only a clue to his art but shows how most of his themes inevitably grew out of the...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by Routledge